Former Speaker of the US House of Representatives (R-GA)
Not Clearly Pro or Con to the question "Can Alternative Energy Effectively Replace Fossil Fuels?"
"We must embrace an all-of-the-above energy strategy of oil, natural gas, coal, nuclear, biofuels, wind, and oil shale if we are to achieve energy independence, lower gasoline prices, power a renewed boom in American manufacturing, and raise government revenues with no new taxes."
"$2.50 Gallon Gasoline and Energy Independence," www.humanevents.com, Feb. 15, 2012
Experts Individuals with PhDs, or equivalent advanced degrees in fields relevant to alternative energy or fossil fuel issues. Also top-level government officials (such as foreign leaders, US presidents, Founding Fathers, Supreme Court Justices, members of legislative bodies, cabinet members, military leaders, etc.) with positions relevant to alternative energy or fossil fuel issues.
Involvement and Affiliations:
Founder, Center for Health Transformation, 2003-present
Founder, Gingrich Group (communications and consulting firm), 1999-present
Distinguished Visiting Fellow, Hoover Institution at Stanford University, 1999-present
Former Senior Fellow, American Enterprise Institute (AEI)
News and political analyst, Fox News Channel, 1999-Mar. 2, 2011
General Chairman, American Solutions for Winning the Future
Founding member, Project Vote Smart
Co-chairman, National Commission for Quality Long-term Care
Speaker of the US House of Representatives, Jan. 4, 1995 - Jan. 3, 1999
Minority Whip of the US House of Representatives, Mar. 20, 1989 - Jan. 3, 1995
US Representative (R-GA), Jan. 3, 1979 - Jan. 3, 1999
Member, House Administration Committee, Subcommittee on Procurement and Printing; Accounts 1993-1995
Member, House Joint Committee on Printing, 1993-1995
Professor, History and Environmental Studies, West Georgia College, 1970-1978
Southern Regional Director, Vice President Nelson Rockefeller, 1968
PhD, Western European History, Tulane University, 1971
MA, Modern European History, Tulane University, 1968