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Why Bridgegate Should Not Become Judgegate

Duncan Hosie | Posted 07.01.2014 | College
Duncan Hosie

New Jersey faces a grave constitutional crisis. Few are talking about it. Governor Christie has launched a dangerous and myopic campaign against the principles of judicial independence and separation of powers.

Why Chris Christie Should NOT Be President

Al Eisele | Posted 06.17.2014 | Politics
Al Eisele

Apparently that's just the way they play politics in New Jersey. Screw your enemies and reward your friends. And that's exactly what I don't want to see in the White House, or in Congress or in any statehouse in the U.S. We had that with Nixon and look what happened.

Jon Ward

Will Chris Christie Face The Washington Press Corps? | Jon Ward | Posted 02.14.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The political calendar has New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) on a crash course with the Washington press corps a week from Monday, but ...

Christie To Take On Big New Role

AP | KEN THOMAS | Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is taking on a new high-profile role that could help a future White House campaign. But 2014...

Christie Reelection Likely, But Questions Remain About What's Next

AP | STEVE PEOPLES | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

HARRISON, N.J. -- HARRISON, N.J. (AP) — A second term all but assured, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is casting himself as an inclusive Republican ...

Christie Reelection Efforts Highlight His Future

AP | STEVE PEOPLES | Posted 10.09.2013 | Politics

WAYNE, N.J. -- WAYNE, N.J. (AP) — With the gubernatorial election less than a month away, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is telling voters that he m...

What Is Chris Christie Doing Right?

New York Magazine | Benjamin Wallace-Wells | Posted 08.04.2013 | Politics

In New Jersey, charisma is a blunt instrument. Even in its most lyrical incarnations—in Philip Roth’s perception, or Bruce Springsteen’s—the s...

Why Christie May Be Forced To Quit

Salon | Posted 07.22.2013 | Politics

If the polls are right and Chris Christie wins a lopsided reelection victory this fall, it will put the New Jersey governor in position to seek the pr...

Catholic Governor's Gay Marriage Tightrope

USA Today | Martha T. Moore | Posted 07.18.2013 | Religion

(RNS) As activists push states to recognize gay marriages, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie — conservative Republican governor in a blue state and a 2...

POLL: Governor, Yes; President, Maybe Not

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 03.26.2013 | Politics

New Jersey voters overwhelmingly favor Gov. Chris Christie (R) for reelection in 2013, but are far more divided over his potential future as a 2016 co...

Chris Christie Put 'On Notice' By EMILY's List For 'Appallingly Anti-Woman' Record

The Huffington Post | Nick WIng | Posted 02.25.2013 | Politics

EMILY's List, a Democratic advocacy group aimed at supporting the political campaigns of pro-choice women candidates, announced Monday that New Jersey...

Christie Retains Huge Lead In Upcoming Race

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 02.12.2013 | Politics

Months after Sandy swept New Jersey, heightened support for state Gov. Chris Christie shows little sign of receding. Seven in 10 voters have a favorab...

Christie Vetoes Minimum Wage Hike

Reuters | Posted 03.30.2013 | Politics

By Hilary Russ Jan 28 (Reuters) - New Jersey's Republican Governor Chris Christie on Monday conditionally vetoed legislation that woul...

Christie's Political Fortunes Surge After Obama Embrace

Reuters | Posted 03.25.2013 | Politics

NEW YORK, Jan 23 (Reuters) - Three-quarters of New Jersey voters approve of Governor Chris Christie's job performance and nearly seven in 10 say he ...

Christie Trounces Possible Rivals For Governor In New Poll

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 01.08.2013 | Politics

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) holds a commanding lead over three potential rivals for governor, with his approval rating still close to its post-...

Christie On 2016: 'You're Damn Right I'd be More Ready'

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 01.07.2013 | Politics

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) sounded confident about a possible 2016 run for president in a wide-ranging interview published Sunday in the Newar...

Christie Surges After Crisis

Reuters | Posted 01.21.2013 | Politics

NEW YORK, Nov 21 (Reuters) - New Jersey Governor Chris Christie's approval rating has leaped 19 percentage points since superstorm Sandy slammed the...

Chris Christie, NJ Governor Candidate, Questioned On Spending

Associated Press | Angela Delli Santi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Travel records show the Republican candidate for New Jersey governor frequently exceeded federal spending guidelines on business travel while he was U...