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Donald Trump Wasn't the Only Loser at the GOP Debate

John A. Tures | Posted 01.29.2016 | Politics
John A. Tures

The absence of Donald Trump was a breath of fresh air, providing all of us with a greater focus on the issues. But the temperamental Trump wasn't the only loser, as some of the GOP candidates stumbled during the Fox News Channel debate.

Chris Christie Vetoes Election Reform Bill In New Jersey

The Huffington Post | Samantha Lachman | Posted 11.09.2015 | Politics

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) vetoed a package of election reforms passed by the state's Democrat-controlled legislature Monday, arguing the legi...

Watch Chris Christie Get Confronted At The Iowa State Fair

The Huffington Post | Sam Levine | Posted 08.22.2015 | Politics

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) seemed unfazed when he was interrupted multiple times during an appearance on the Des Moines Register soapbox at th...

Samantha Lachman

Chris Christie Looks Likely To Veto New Jersey Voting Reforms

HuffingtonPost.com | Samantha Lachman | Posted 07.09.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) appears likely to veto a package of election reforms aimed at improving the state's sparse voter turn...

New Jersey Lawmakers Draft Bill To Force Chris Christie To Resign

The Huffington Post | Jacob Kerr | Posted 07.07.2015 | Politics

Already vying with 13 other Republicans for the party's presidential nomination, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) may have to face another challenge...

5 Faith Facts About Chris Christie

Religion News Service | Kimberly Winston | Posted 07.04.2015 | Religion

(RNS) Chris Christie, the Republican governor of New Jersey, announced his candidacy for the presidency Tuesday (June 30) saying, “I am now ready to...

Samantha Lachman

Chris Christie Slashed Education Funding, But He's Announcing His Presidential Bid At A Public School

HuffingtonPost.com | Samantha Lachman | Posted 06.30.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is expected to announce his bid for the Republican presidential nomination Tuesday at the high school whe...

Something Else From Chris Christie's Past May Haunt Presidential Dreams

The Huffington Post | Marina Fang | Posted 06.25.2015 | Politics

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) has faced criticism since key members of his staff were implicated in the Bridgegate scandal. The politically motiv...

Chris Christie Says He No Longer Supports Common Core In New Jersey

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Klein | Posted 05.28.2015 | Politics

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) said Thursday he wants his state to dump the Common Core State Standards, nearly five years after its board of educ...

Chris Christie Spent $82,000 In Taxpayer Money On Concessions At NFL Games

The Huffington Post | Igor Bobic | Posted 05.11.2015 | Politics

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) spent more than $82,000 in taxpayer money on concessions at NFL games -- a sum that Republicans later reimbursed to...

Teacher Tells Chris Christie He Isn't A Good Example For Her Students

The Huffington Post | Sara Bondioli | Posted 04.08.2015 | Politics

A kindergarten teacher doesn't think New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) is doing a very good job of teaching by example. At a town hall Monday, Che...

Chris Christie Neglects New Jersey Woes While Hinting At 2016 Presidential Run

Reuters | Posted 03.15.2015 | Politics

(Adds explanation of jobs, pensions remarks) By Daniel Kelley and Hilary Russ TRENTON, N.J./NEW YORK, Jan 13 (Reuters) -...

Chris Christie Hits New Lows In Latest Poll

Reuters | Posted 12.14.2014 | Politics

(Adds comments by Christie about Senate) By Megan Davies NEW YORK, Oct 14 (Reuters) - New Jersey Governor Chris Christi...

New Jersey's Credit Rating Has Been Cut 8 Times Since Chris Christie Took Office

The Huffington Post | Igor Bobic | Posted 09.10.2014 | Politics

Standard & Poor's became the latest agency to downgrade New Jersey's credit rating on Wednesday, the state's eighth such downgrade since Gov. Chris Ch...

Chris Christie: 'We Have Work To Do'

Reuters | Posted 11.08.2014 | Politics

By Daniel Kelley ATLANTIC CITY, N.J., Sept 8 (Reuters) - Governor Chris Christie pushed past a sea of angry protesters on Monday to me...

Chris Christie Tells Area Woman Who's The Boss, Gets Defensive About Use Of Springsteen Music

The Huffington Post | Samantha Lachman | Posted 08.20.2014 | Politics

While responding to a constituent's questions about his use of Bruce Springsteen's music, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) seems to have taken the w...

New Jersey Democrats Pitch Counterstrike To Christie Plan

Reuters | Posted 08.18.2014 | Politics

By Hilary Russ NEW YORK, June 18 (Reuters) - Leaders of New Jersey's Democrat-run Senate on Wednesday proposed hiking taxes on the we...

Christie's Latest Obstacle Could Undercut Comeback Attempt

Politico | MAGGIE HABERMAN and MJ LEE | Posted 05.09.2014 | Politics

Here’s how drastically Chris Christie’s political fortunes have turned: Bridgegate might not be his biggest problem. Just as the New Jersey gov...

Christie's Scandal Defense Exposed

Salon | Posted 04.11.2014 | Politics

In a development that plays right into Chris Christie’s hands, the New Jersey legislative panel that tracked the George Washington Bridge scandal in...

N.J. Lawmaker May Subpoena Christie Bridgegate Documents

Reuters | Posted 06.08.2014 | Politics

By Dave Warner TRENTON, N.J., April 8 (Reuters) - A top New Jersey legislator vowed on Tuesday to subpoena Governor Chris Christie's ...

Crossing Chris Christie: What The Bridge Scandal Says About Christie's Future

The New Yorker | Posted 04.07.2014 | Politics

On April 1st, Chris Christie, the beleaguered Republican governor of New Jersey, attended a celebrity roast, in Newark, to celebrate the ninetieth bir...

Amanda Terkel

Chris Christie Ally David Samson Resigns From Port Authority In Wake Of Bridgegate Scandal

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 03.28.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) announced Friday that David Samson, the chairman of the Port Authority and a close ally, was resignin...

Chris Christie's Lawyer To Issue Traffic Scandal Report

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 03.27.2014 | Politics

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — The lawyer hired by New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie to review a traffic-blocking scandal that has engulfed Christie's administra...

Calling All Lawyers: Did Verizon New Jersey Commit Fiber Optic Fraud?

Bruce Kushnick | Posted 05.16.2014 | Business
Bruce Kushnick

Fact: By 2010, 100% of the state-based Public Switched Telephone Network, controlled by Verizon New Jersey should have been upgraded with a fiber opti...

Ex-Chris Christie Aides Resist Judge's Subpoena

Posted 03.11.2014 | Politics

By ANGELA DELLI SANTI, The Associated Press TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Lawyers for two key figures in a political payback plot ensnaring New Jersey Gov...