New Jersey Gov. Jon Corzine (D) has come out against a gas tax holiday, despite his support for Hillary ClintonHillary Rodham ClintonClinton campaign chair: 'Forces within the FBI' wanted her to lose Senate eyeing vote on Trump's Supreme Court nominee by Easter George Clooney: Trump, Bannon 'Hollywood elitists' MORE, who has backed the measure.

He sent out a release Monday morning making clear his opposition to the plan, which has also been pushed by John McCainJohn McCainTrump names McMaster new national security adviser How does placing sanctions on Russia help America? THE MEMO: Trump's wild first month MORE but dismissed by Barack ObamaBarack ObamaSenate eyeing vote on Trump's Supreme Court nominee by Easter ACLU to resist 'un-American' Trump plan New EPA head: 'We don’t have to choose between' jobs and the environment MORE. 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:

Gov. Corzine: