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STAFFORD – Gov. Chris Christie said Wednesday that society should never allow marijuana to be legalized for recreational use and any tax revenue that …Marijuana
Chris Christie's is back on his home court.
After a six-month hiatus during which he travelled the world and saw his presidential prospects rise and …Chris Christie
He does not return phone calls. He does not ask for support. He arrives late for meetings. And he acts as if he has all the time in the world.
The complaints have piled up for weeks, dismaying many longtime supporters of Gov. Chris Christie of New Jersey and sending others into the arms of his …Chris Christie
CONCORD — Gov. Chris Christie gave the first glimpse of what he'd do if Americans elected him to the White House while speaking to New Hampshire …
[The Washington Post] WEST DES MOINES, Iowa — A man claiming to be the brash-talking governor of New Jersey showed up at a gathering of Republicans …
When the New Jersey pension system terminated a $150 million investment in a fund called Angelo, Gordon & Co. in 2011, that did not close the books …New Jersey
Jon Stewart opened tonight’s Daily Show tackling Chris Christie‘s “pig problem.” (And good God, no, it is not what you’re thinking…)
See, Christie is …Republicans
Governor Christie, once an estimated 200 pounds overweight, appears to have taken off at least half those excess pounds in the 21 months since he had Lap-Band surgery, according to experts, a victory many see as essential if he intends to make a 2016 bid for the White House.
William Howard Taft, the heaviest president in history, grew so tired of being ridiculed about his weight that he told his physician to put him on a …
Three years ago, Gov. Christie’s religion was “none of your business.” Now, with a presidential campaign in sight, the governor is …Religion
Every now and again a Republican state party operative or elected official will drop the ruse and admit that the purpose of state-level voter …Voting
Where does Christie get the money to travel the country campaigning for gubernatorial candidates? And how does he spend it?
WASHINGTON -- Some NAACP delegates were furious that New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) was invited to speak at the state conference's annual membership event on Saturday, saying Christie's appearance was merely for show, The Star-Ledger reports.
In his first address to the organization since he …Chris Christie
When Gov. Chris Christie travels the country campaigning for candidates, he's usually the warm-up act at rallies — he bashes the opponent, rallies …2016 U.S. Elections
The property tax burden grew three times faster under this governor than under the previous one.
Gov. Christie forces another embarrassing reversal by Republicans in the Legislature, this time over a simple budget reform
In the middle of an eight-state, seven-day barnstorming tour for Republican gubernatorial and senate candidates, Christie concentrated on New Jersey …Public Broadcasters
The U.S. Justice Department investigation into Gov. Chris Christie’s role in the George Washington Bridge lane closure scandal has thus far uncovered …Republicans
WASHINGTON — As Gov. Chris Christie of New Jersey explores a 2016 presidential campaign, he is under growing pressure from his State Legislature to rejoin a regional cap-and-trade program that would limit New Jersey’s carbon emissions — and likely hurt his chances for the Republican nomination.
Mr. …Climate Change
One day after it was disclosed that New Jersey had quietly sold its $9.6 million investment in a hedge fund that sparked pay-to-play allegations in …Hedge Fund
CHARLESTON, S.C. — Gov. Chris Christie is embarking on his swing through the Carolinas today.
Christie, chairman of the Republican Governors …Republicans
Between February and August of 2011, all three major Wall Street ratings agencies lowered New Jersey's credit rating by one step over concerns about how much debt the state was carrying and how much it owed the public employee pension system.
From The Political State blog on NorthJersey.com
Between February and August of 2011, all three major Wall Street ratings agencies lowered New …Credit Rating
Tonight, former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney gets his footnote in the Bridgegate saga.Romney is hosting a fundraiser for the New …Republicans
New Jersey’s bond rating was downgraded Friday, its second downgrade this year and the seventh since Gov. Chris Christie (R) took office, a state …New Jersey
MEXICO CITY — He has not scolded. Nor mocked. Nor lectured.
Not anyone. Not once.
Here in Mexico, at his formal public appearances, he is Chris Christie the polite, Chris Christie the diplomat, Chris Christie the careful.
Which has invited an inevitable question: On his way to Latin America, had the …Mexico
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) reportedly assured a room of GOP activists recently that Russian President Vladimir Putin wouldn't dare treat him the way Putin treats President Obama.
The New York Times reported on the remarks on Monday, although it was unclear exactly when the meeting took …
TRENTON — Gov. Chris Christie is asking a state judge to dismiss a flurry of lawsuits challenging a budget veto that reduced funding for public …Pension
A few days after Russian forces invaded Crimea, Gov. Chris Christie of New Jersey was asked at a confidential meeting of Republican activists how he would have handled the situation differently from President Obama.
It was not, according to several of those in attendance, a tough or unexpected …Chris Christie