He sent out a release Monday morning making clear his opposition to the plan, which has also been pushed by John McCain but dismissed by Barack Obama. In the release, Corzine called a gas tax holiday "not my favorite plan." He added that reporters had misconstrued statements he had made about it during a Monday television interview.
"I went on to discuss the differences between the two [McCain and Clinton's] competing plans," Corzine said in the release. "Somehow this was construed by several enterprising reporters as a change in my position on a gas tax holiday, which it is not."
Here's a transcript of Corzine's comments on CNBC, provided by his press office: