Governors are meeting in DC this weekend, and the festivities end with a Sunday night dinner at the White House. However, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie won’t attend. The Republican’s schedule is under particular scrutiny this year not just because he is a likely presidential contender in 2016 but because of the traffic scandal dogging […]
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama on Friday singled out New Jersey's embattled Republican Governor Chris Christie for criticism for balking at a push to raise the minimum wage, a move favored by most Americans.
(CNN) – Gov. Chris Christie of New Jersey and Gov. Nathan Deal of Georgia–two governors associated with recent traffic controversies–will appear together at a fundraiser next month for the Republican Governors Association. Christie will continue his fundraising swing as RGA chairman, traveling to Atlanta for the private March 7 luncheon, according to Deal's press secretary, […]
Thursday, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie held his first town hall since the revelation that senior members of his office had closed down part of the most trafficked bridge in the country for political retribution. The bridge incident never came up last night; New Jerseyans had other things on their minds, like Bruce Springsteen. Show More Summary
by Alex Balk Chris Christie's scandals have so damaged his standing in New Jersey that his constituents—who once stood to cheer as the state's most powerful official mocked and berated any average citizen with the temerity to voice a...Show More Summary
Governor Chris "Who, Me?" Christie held his first town meeting since the GWB caca hit the fan, and I'm sure you will be surprised to hear that he blamed "federal red tape" for his inability to get Sandy recovery money to people in need. Show More Summary
Washington (CNN) - New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, who will be in town for a series of meetings with the nation's governors, will skip dinner Sunday with President Barack Obama to return home to celebrate his daughter's 18th birthday, a Christie aide tells CNN. Christie will arrive in the nation's capital Friday for the National […]
Embattled Governor Chris Christie (R-NJ) held a town hall meeting in Port Monmouth on Thursday, and warmed the crowd up with a rundown of his "four rules" for participation in such events. Several anchors at MSNBC saw a message of intimidation in Christie's fourth rule, "If you give it, you're going to get it," but whatever message Christie was trying...
(Reuters) - New Jersey Governor Chris Christie on Thursday held his first town hall meeting since becoming embroiled in a furor over bridge traffic lane closures, and voters asked him about almost anything but the scandal.
(CNN) - It doesn't look like Bruce Springsteen will ever lose a fan in New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie - no matter how much the rock legend and the Republican governor disagree on politics. In his first town hall since last summer, Christie was encouraged Thursday to abandon his longtime loyalty to the liberal musician. […]
Earlier this week, Bill Maher was bashing MSNBC for "turning into Fox News" with its "obsessive" coverage of New Jersey Governor Chris Christie's "Bridgegate" scandal. Now, in a new interview with Forbes, the HBO host has revealed that he came very close to working at that very cable news network.
Today at 11 a.m., NJ Governor Chris Christie is having his 110th town hall meeting—and the first since it was revealed one of his top aides ordered the closing of Fort Lee's lanes to the George Washington Bridge. Since Bridgegate erupted,...Show More Summary
I can give you 27,000 reasons why Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker may give Chris Christie – at least in the near term – a run for his money: More than 27,000 emails were unsealed Wednesday after a years-long investigation into Scott Walker’s campaign for Wisconsin governor. And, for the first time, Walker has been directly […]
I wrote months ago that Greg Abbott, Republican front-runner in the campaign for governor of Texas, is accident prone and will make huge mistakes that will give Wendy Davis a better chance of winning than many pundits believe.Well, by bringing in...
Governor Chris Christie is continuing to take steps in an effort to bolster his claim that he has had no involvement in the Bridgegate scandal, along with other allegations against his administration. The latest is Christie's decision...Show More Summary
NEW YORK (Reuters) - New Jersey Transit's chief resigned after stumbles following the Super Bowl and Superstorm Sandy, the latest transportation official appointed by Governor Chris Christie to leave.
Another former aide to New Jersey Governor Chris Christie has refused to comply with subpoenas from a committee investigating the politically-motivated closure of lanes on the George Washington Bridge last year, setting up a a potential legal showdown between investigators and former Christie staffers. Show More Summary
FORT LEE, N.J. (AP) — The mayor of the New Jersey town where allies of Gov. Chris Christie created traffic jams last fall has refused a request to be interviewed by a lawyer representing the governor.
promoted by Rosi All those Democrats who endorsed Chris Christie for Governor did so because (they said) he was a tough-minded guy who handled the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy perfectly. But now it comes out few Sandy victims are actually getting any help from Chris Christie and his staff. Show More Summary
Did NJ Governor Christie tell an iddy biddy fib about a Port Authority police officer who happens to be a childhood friend in the direct wake of the first BridgeGhazi revelations? The Port Authority wants answers: Gov. Chris Christie’s office says he never spoke about September’s George Washington Bridge lane closures with a Port Authority […]