As both a climate scientist and a Christian, Katharine Hayhoe asks the question: "What would Jesus do about climate change?" News that her chapter was dropped from Gingrich's book came not from the candidate or his staff, but from the media seeking her reaction.
Back in 2006, Newt Gingrich was a Man Of Ideas. And one of the ideas he had was that he would appear in a PSA with Nancy Pelosi, paid for by the Alliance for Climate Protection, which was founded by Al Gore.
Over the past several years, most Christian denominations have officially embraced environmental values. Several GOP candidates agreed with these teachings -- until the Tea Party became the new religion in Washington, that is.