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Christie: Taxes from weed is 'blood money'

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The Chris Christie town hall: A look inside the viral video machine

Chris Christie's is back on his home court.<p>After a six-month hiatus during which he travelled the world and saw his presidential prospects rise and …

Christie discloses presidential platform for the first time

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 …

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New Jersey Paid Fees To Mary Pat Christie's Firm After State Investment Was Terminated

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 …

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Jon Stewart Tackles Chris Christie’s ‘Pig Problem’ (No, Not What You’re Thinking)

<b>Jon Stewart</b> opened tonight’s <i>Daily Show</i> tackling <b>Chris Christie</b>‘s “pig problem.” (And good God, no, it is <i>not</i> what you’re thinking…)<p>See, Christie is …

There But for the Grace of God Goes Christie

In the beginning, Gov. Chris Christie’s Catholicism was a personal affair.<p>When he was famously asked in 2011 why he sends his four kids to Catholic school instead of the public schools he oversees, Christie<p>this: "Ya know what? First off, Gayle, that’s none of you business...I don’t ask where you …

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Christie: Republicans Must Control the 'Voting Mechanism'

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 …

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Chris Christie's Millions

With gubernatorial elections looming in 36 states, Gov. Chris Christie has so far helped to raise $90 million for the Republican Governors Association, with money coming from conservative milionaires, multinational corporations and New Jersey firms that do business with government.<p>Much of the …

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Chris Christie's Appearance At NAACP Event Angers Some Delegates

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.<p>In his first address to the organization since he …

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Christie and Clinton Just Began Their 2016 Fight For Pennsylvania

When Gov. Chris Christie travels the country campaigning for candidates, he's usually the warm-up act at rallies — he bashes the opponent, rallies the faithful, and then introduces the candidate.<p>In Pennsylvania on Thursday, the script was flipped.<p>Incumbent Republican Gov. Tom Corbett, who is down …

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Gov. Christie embarrassed by property tax figures, so he erases them: Editorial

Gov. Chris Christie has expunged several years of data regarding property tax rebates, a sure sign that he is trying to hide his atrocious record. …

Christie's Surprise Iowa Campaign Stop

Gov. Chris Christie found another reason to go to Iowa.<p>Christie made his second of three scheduled trips to Iowa this campaign cycle on Friday for an event that was sold to the national media as a rally for incumbent Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad in Christie's capacity as chairman of the Republican …

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Christie's dominance over his obedient GOP flock: Moran

When Jon Corzine was governor, his fellow Democrats mutinied against his plan to raise the sales tax and forced a showdown that closed the government …

Christie's Not in New Jersey Much — But When He Is, He Gets Around

Smack in the middle of an eight-state, seven-day barnstorming tour for Republican gubernatorial and senate candidates, Gov. Chris Christie concentrated on New Jersey on Wednesday – in a very public way.<p>After his second New York City press conference this month with Gov. Andrew Cuomo to talk about …

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Federal GWB Probe Finds No Christie Link Thus Far: Sources

The U.S. Justice Department investigation into Gov. Chris Christie’s role in the George Washington Bridge lane closure scandal has thus far uncovered …

Christie Administration, Unions Battling Over Hedge Fund Fees, Contributions

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 …

Chris Christie on Carolina swing as RGA chairman today

CHARLESTON, S.C. — Gov. Chris Christie is embarking on his swing through the Carolinas today.<p>Christie, chairman of the Republican Governors …

Romney Helps Christie Settle Bridgegate Debt

Tonight, former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney gets his footnote in the Bridgegate saga.<p>Romney is hosting a fundraiser for the New Jersey Republican party that is billed as a birthday party for Gov. Christie, who turned 52 this week. The event at the Hilton East Brunswick is expected …

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New Jersey’s credit rating has been downgraded more under Chris Christie than any other governor

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 record.<p>Fitch Ratings, which issued the latest downgrade, said the state’s decision to cut pensions to make up for underperforming revenue was one reason …

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Christie: Putin Would Not Mess With Me Like He Does With Obama

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) reportedly assured a room of GOP activists recently that Russian President Vladimir Putin wouldn’t dare treat him …

Christie asks judge to dismiss case on pension funding cuts

TRENTON — Gov. Chris Christie is asking a state judge to dismiss a flurry of lawsuits challenging a budget veto that reduced funding for public …