We suspect Newt Gingrich's comments - while resonating with many - may have officially removed him from Trump VP consideration, as the former House Speaker exclaimed to Fox News' Hannity that those who believe in Sharia Law in the United States should be "deported."
"Let me start where I am coming from and let me be as blunt and direct as I can be — western civilization is in a war. We should frankly test every person here who is of a Muslim background, and if they believe in Sharia, they should be deported," Gingrich said.
"Sharia is incompatible with western civilization. Modern Muslims who have given up Sharia — glad to have them as citizens. Perfectly happy to have them next door. But we need to be fairly relentless about who our enemies are."
Following the attack in Nice (and perhaps having already been told he will not be Trump's VP), Gingrich went off on Fox's Hannity show...