Sharia law

Gingrich Blames Media For 'Hysteria' Over Muslim Comments
He says he'll go on social media today to explain what he meant

Former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich, shown here campaigning with Donald Trump last week, lost the veepstakes to Indiana Gov. Mike Pence. (John Sommers II/Getty Images)

Newt Gingrich went on full attack mode Thursday night in a possible last ditch effort to wrestle Donald Trump's running mate slot from Mike Pence. Now he's going on Facebook to deal with the "hysteria" his statements about Muslims caused.  

On Thursday's "Hannity," Gingrich said that Muslims should be tested for supporting Sharia law, and if they do, we should kick them out of the country.