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.
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
(Reuters) - Online gambling alone won't save struggling Atlantic City casinos, and the revenues it generates could fall far short of projections by Governor Chris Christie, Fitch Ratings said on Tuesday.
Obamacare is a failure, it’s always been a failure, and it won’t succeed.” That was the blunt assessment of newly re-elected New Jersey Governor Chris Christie in recent public appearance sponsored by the Wall Street Journal (see embed above). Show More Summary
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie ascended to the powerful chairmanship of the Republican Governors Association Thursday, the latest step in what seems to be a carefully planned march to the 2016 presidential campaign trailhead. For Christie,...Show More Summary
Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker thinks he and New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie are "kindred spirits," with their recent histories of being Republicans who have come out on top in fairly blue states. They've both "taken on unions," as they like to say, and they both have reformed public pensions. Show More Summary
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is taking on a new high-profile role that could enhance a future White House campaign. But first things first.
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie’s first act as chairman of the Republican Governors Association Thursday was a secret to all but a few close aides — organizing a surprise appearance by former President George W. Bush. The 43rd president...Show More Summary
Phoenix, Arizona (CNN) – There wasn't room for the two of them. In the fall of 2012, with the presidential race in full swing, Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal and New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, two prominent Republican governors with well-known national ambitions, were engaged in a different kind of campaign.
Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) takes a question on CNN about two of his potential rivals for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination: ERIN BURNETT, CNN: Jeb Bush is in favor of comprehensive immigration reform. New Jersey Governor Chris Christie has said people should be able to marry whoever they want to marry. Show More Summary
On Tuesday, The Daily Beast's Dean Obeidallah wrote about Governor Chris Christie's upcoming Catch-22 on immigration. The New Jersey Tuition Equality Act, which would provide in-state tuition to the children of undocumented immigrants, passed the New Jersey Senate on Monday and will soon pass the Assembly. Show More Summary
He’s not afraid to speak his mind, even if it’s not particularly politically correct. Even if he’s being touted as a possible GOP candidate for president. Chris Christie, the larger-than-life governor of New Jersey, telling a Wall Street Journal forum of CEOs that both parties in Washington are dysfunctional. But pointing a particular finger of [...]
The New Jersey governor told a group of CEO’s that “both parties” are the problem, but singled out the GOP for the government shutdown and not working with Democrats. “It’s about human relationships, the fact of the matter is nobody in this city talks to each other anymore and if they do talk to each […]
Wall Street Journal: "When New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie becomes Republican Governors Association chairman on Thursday, he embarks on a mission that could strengthen his national profile but also take him away from a home state facing multiple challenges....Politi …
marshfieldnewsherald.com This month's races for governor sent a widely noted message that Republicans will do much better if they nominate center-right candidates like New Jersey's Chris Christie than far-right candidates like Virginia's Ken Cuccinelli.
Although they might have been at odds in the past, Mitt Romney would support Chris Christie if the New Jersey Governor earned the Republican presidential nomination in 2016, according to his wife, Ann. During an interview on CNN’s Piers...Show More Summary
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie went to this weekend's Princeton-Yale football game, and appeared to make friends with some of his more colorful constituents — a group of male students decked out in cheerleading drag. As The Daily...Show More Summary
Hollywood producer and Clinton loyalist Harvey Weinstein declared his love for Republican New Jersey Governor Chris Christie on CNN's Piers Morgan Tonight. Morgan asked Weinstein during the show's Friday installment "if he could enjoy...Show More Summary
Fox Business's Charlie Gasparino gets a wild scoop on Stevie Cohen, whose SAC Capital pleaded guilty to mass insider trading earlier this month and agreed to pay a $1.8 billion fine. So New Jersey Governor Chris Christie, a frontrunner for the GOP nod in 2016, personally invited his friend to the governor's victory party: Cohen was among the roughly 2,400...
Washington (CNN) – Arizona Sen. John McCain made it clear Thursday he wasn’t endorsing Chris Christie for president, but he had some favorable words for the recently re-elected New Jersey governor. “I think a lot of Republicans will look at someone like Chris Christie” in 2016, the 2008 GOP presidential nominee said at the Aspen […]