By Meghashyam Mali - 01/15/12 06:58 PM EST
GOP presidential hopeful Newt Gingrich dismissed suggestions that social conservatives would rally behind Rick Santorum one day after a group of 150 conservative activists voted to support the former Pennsylvania senator.
Gingrich during an interview on NBC's Meet the Press on Sunday said that he still had strong suport among religious and social conservative voters adding that the only consensus among that electorate was against Romney.
"There was an agreement, the one consensus was that virtually no one was for Mitt Romney," said the former House speaker.
"In fact there was a very strong Santorum group and there was a very strong Gingrich group at that particular meeting and the Gingrich folks are still very much for me," he added.