A New Jersey judge on Friday declined to appoint a special prosecutor to investigate a citizen’s criminal complaint against Governor Chris Christie over the “Bridgegate” lane-closure scandal, saying private citizens do not have the legal standing to make such a request. The ruling...
NEW YORK (The Borowitz Report)—A once-prominent political career came to a shocking end on Friday as New Jersey Governor Chris Christie was arrested for keying the limo of President-elect Donald J. Trump.
New Jersey’s governor may be pushing hard to be the next Republican National Committee chairman, but the president-elect appears to have other ideas.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - New Jersey Governor Chris Christie, an early supporter of U.S. President-elect Donald Trump, is considering a run to lead the Republican National Committee, Politico reported on Thursday. Reuters could not immediately confirm the report, and representatives for Christie did not immediately respond to a request for comment. Show More Summary
The New Jersey governor doesn’t want ot be full-time governor anymore. Christie told senior members of Donald Trump’s presidential transition team on Thursday morning that he is interested in the post, according to three sources familiar with the talks. The governor has been a longtime supporter of Trump, but has had a rocky relationship with [...]
The request by William J. Brennan, who filed a citizen complaint against the New Jersey governor, was assailed in court on Wednesday by lawyers for Mr. Christie and other state officials.
TRENTON, N.J. — In what has become a rare occurrence lately, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie made an announcement Tuesday at the Statehouse, where he reiterated that he isn’t planning to leave his job as governor of New Jersey. But the Republican governor will leave the Statehouse — in order...
Governor Christie took an oath to serve the people of New Jersey. That he broke it is his disgrace. But, if we allow him to get away with breaking it, the disgrace will also be ours. The post The Case to Impeach Chris Christie appeared first on Shadowproof.
Christmas came early for some taxpayers in New Jersey and Pennsylvania this year: New Jersey Governor Chris Christie (R) has announced that he will not end the income tax reciprocity agreement with Pennsylvania. Earlier this year, Governor Christie announced that he would end the 38-year-old agreement with the Keystone State that allows New Jersey and […]
Five months ago, in A Not So Hidden Tax Increase?, I commented on the decision by New Jersey’s Governor Chris Christie to explore the termination of the income tax reciprocity agreement between New Jersey and Pennsylvania. I explained...Show More Summary
The governor of New Jersey favored lobbyists, too, which angered Trump.
TRENTON — Monday is already shaping up to be another day of intrigue for Gov. Chris Christie and his possible employment in President-elect Donald Trump’s administration. The New Jersey governor is scheduled to hold a morning meeting with Lt. Gov. Kim Guadagno and other members of his...
After months of disappointments for Chris Christie, once one of the Republican Party’s brightest stars, the New Jersey governor was virtually assured a position in a Donald Trump administration. As one of the first big-name politicians to endorse the Manhattan billionaire, Christie had earned Trump’s gratitude the pundits predicted. Show More Summary
“President-elect Donald Trump will meet with Chris Christie on Sunday, an indication of how Trump is maintaining ties to the New Jersey governor despite removing him as the head of his transition team,” Politico reports.
Competition to succeed Republican New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie in next year's election is ratcheting up. The race took a turn this week when Democratic Assemblyman John Wisniewski (wiz-NOO'-skee) announced … Click to Continue »
When the Trump train tosses somebody from the train, they don’t allow any baggage to stay behind, do they? It began this week when New Jersey Governor Chris Christie, a devoted Trump toady, was unceremoniously dumped from the Trump transition team, after months of fetching Trump’s lunch and enduring mocking comments on the campaign trail. Show More Summary
While he may be in the news for being on the outs from the Trump transition, as well as for legal troubles regarding Bridgegate, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie is also leading a challenge to federal law that could have a quite beneficial effect in rebalancing federal-state relations. First, some background. Show More Summary
According to anonymous sources within Chris Christie’s orbit, the governor of New Jersey and Donald Trump were more allied during the Republican...
Chris Christie’s job options in the Trump administration are dwindling and it may be because of Bridgegate, the New York Post is reporting. The New Jersey governor was one of the first Republicans to get behind Trump when he announced that he was going to run for the presidency. Show More Summary
New York Post reports, “President-elect Donald Trump is so disgusted with Chris Christie’s handling of the Bridgegate scandal that he’s kicking the New Jersey governor out of his inner circle, The Post has learned. ‘“Trump thought it...Show More Summary