Promoted by Rosi. You can find the documents - 92 pages of them - related to Christie's life as a lobbyist, below the fold. Originally posted on Firedoglake. Documents obtained by Firedoglake under New Jersey's Open Public Records Act...Show More Summary
Little bit of content for you...Chris Christie wants you to know he didn't flip on giving in-state tuition to illegals (He calls it "tuition equality". Seriously, that's what he said.). He supports it, just not the version the NJ legislature...
Despite his promise to support tuition equity for undocumented immigrants during his re-election campaign, Gov. Chris Christie (R-NJ) won't sign the bill without several big changes. The post New Jersey Senate Leader Accuses Chris Christie Of ‘Finding Excuses To Oppose’ Tuition Equality appeared first on ThinkProgress.
What? Could it be that there was a double-dipping lieutenant governor under possible 2016 GOP savior Chris Christie’s nose all this time? This isn’t going to look too good for the rotund Republican come the Iowa Caucuses, if you catch my drift! A New Jersey court may force Gov. Chris Christie’s administration to reveal information […]
Governor Chris Christie's courting of national attention has proven dissatisfying to New Jerseyans of all political persuasions. In a column this weekend, the Star-Ledger editorial board accused him of "roll[ing] over Latinos" to win over GOP primary voters after refusing to sign the state's version of the Dream Act. Show More Summary
Never mind the talking heads, consider the opinions of people who put money where their mouths are. If you consult leading bookies, Hillary Clinton and Chris Christie will vie for the Presidency three years from now, and the winner will be…Mrs. Clinton. Those who believe the former First Lady will reoccupy the White House after [...]
Documents obtained by Firedoglake under New Jersey's Open Public Records Act (OPRA) detail New Jersey Governor and popular contender for the Republican Party's 2016 Presidential nomination Chris Christie's career as a registered lobbyist.
Include Don't you just love it when courts rule in favor of the public's right to know? A New Jersey court may force Gov. Chris Christie’s administration to reveal information about a hush-hush state pension probe involving Lt. Gov. Kim Guadagno and a quarter-million dollar double-dipping scheme. Superior Court Judge Mary C. Show More Summary
Gov. Chris Christie's refusal to say he'll support a possible GOP challenger to Gov. Cuomo next year could derail his chances to become president, state and national GOP insiders claimed to the New York Post. "Christie already has aShow More Summary
Gov. Chris Christie today nominated his current chief of staff, Kevin O'Dowd as NJ Attorney General. He's asked the state senate to confirm him during the lame duck session, which ends in just 43 days. Christie also named Regina Egea, now director of the authorities unit, to replace O'Dowd as his COS. Show More Summary
(CNN) - Republican Gov. Chris Christie of New Jersey hit back at claims Monday that he flip-flopped on his position involving a big immigration issue in the Garden State. After the New Jersey Star-Ledger ripped Christie for going back on his support for a bill that would grant in-state tuition for undocumented immigrants, Christie said […]
I'm spending a bit of time poring through two books, each about two likely Republican presidential contenders in 2016: Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker's Unintimidated: A Governor's Story and a Nation's Challenge, and Chris Christie: The Inside Story of His Rise to Power, Bob Ingle and Michael Symons's joint work about the New Jersey governor. Show More Summary
Here's New Jersey Governor Chris Christie, just three weeks after his re-election, already trying to divorce President Obama: In an interview with a local radio station Monday night, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie called Obamacare a “train wreck.” "This is just an awful law. Show More Summary
A new poll has indicated that New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton may be the top contenders for their respective parties' tickets in the race for the 2016 presidential nominations.
From one admiring flip-flopper to another, Mitt Romney to Chris Christie Via Jordan Fabian, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has come out against legislation passed by the New Jersey state Senate giving in-state tuition to DREAMers even...Show More Summary
According to a new national poll, Gov. Chris Christie (R-NJ) is still the early frontrunner among possible 2016 Republican presidential candidates.
A poll released Wednesday by the Democratic polling firm Public Policy Polling finds Republican Governor Chris Christie is more popular than Hillary Clinton in Pennsylvania. PPP found Christie leading Clinton 48-44 in the state. Clinton led other possible 2016 contenders including Jeb Bush (48-44), Rand Paul (51-43) and Ted Cruz (53-41). Show More Summary
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) is the rare politician who is both spontaneous and interactive with the media. There is no Obama-style idolatry by the media, but he does entertain them. Matt Katz, a reporter who has followed Christie around for years, writes: Christie’s press conferences are meaty affairs, providing enough fodder for tweets, blog posts and […]
There's a lot of static in this Public Policy Polling report from Pennsylvania. Sure, I get a little skin-crawly when I read that Chris Christie is leading Hillary Clinton in a hypothetical presidential match, but then I remember that the election is three years away, and that those numbers are entirely meaningless at this point. Show More Summary
PolitickerNJ has a story this afternoon that I think is worth a look. GOP Assemblyman Chris Brown (LD2) said on the radio today that there was a deal between Gov. Chris Christie and George Norcross; that Christie would do little to raise money for South Jersey Republicans. Show More Summary