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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...

Legislative Probe Of Chris Christie Bridge Scandal Slows

AP | Posted 07.16.2014 | Politics

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey lawmakers are moving slower than they planned as they investigate the politically engineered traffic jams near the G...

Why Chris Christie's Focus On Key Issue Is Both Personal And Political

AP | JILL COLVIN | Posted 06.28.2014 | Politics

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — On no one's early list of issues likely to headline the 2016 Republican presidential primaries is the nation's "war on drugs." ...

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 Reviving 2016 Prospects As He Tours Country

AP | STEVE PEOPLES and ERIK SCHELZIG | Posted 06.10.2014 | Politics

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Chris Christie is plunging into what amounts to a cross-country revival tour, looking to recover from a clumsy political sca...

Bridgegate Isn't Chris Christie's Only Political Problem

AP | STEVE PEOPLES and ANGELA DELLI SANTI | Posted 07.21.2014 | Politics

NEW YORK (AP) — A defiant Gov. Chris Christie on Wednesday shrugged off a mounting budget crisis and blamed Democrats for economic problems in New J...

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 Named Father Of The Year

AP | Posted 04.21.2014 | Politics

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has been named a Father of the Year by the National Father's Day/Mother's Day Council. The Re...

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...

Chris Christie: Weight-Loss Surgery 'Life-Changing'

AP | ANGELA DELLI SANTI | Posted 03.26.2014 | Politics

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie says undergoing gastric bypass surgery more than a year ago was a "life-changing decision." App...

Lawyers For 2 Ex-Christie Aides Call For Immunity

AP | GEOFF MULVIHILL | Posted 03.27.2014 | Politics

Lawyers for two former underlings of Republican New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie said in separate court filings Friday that a legislative committee shou...

Chris Christie's Critics Are Becoming More Vocal, Visible

AP | ANGELA DELLI SANTI | Posted 03.22.2014 | Politics

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Critics of Republican Gov. Chris Christie are becoming more vocal — and more visible. Opponents are showing up at his public...

Christie Speaks Out About Bridge Scandal At Town Hall

AP | ANGELA DELLI SANTI | Posted 03.20.2014 | Politics

FLEMINGTON, N.J. (AP) — Asked for the first time at a town hall meeting about the political payback scandal that's ensnared his administration, New ...

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...

Chris Christie Finds Friendly Crowd Amid Controversy

Reuters | Posted 04.28.2014 | Politics

By Edith Honan STIRLING, N.J., Feb 26 (Reuters) - New Jersey Governor Chris Christie, who has endured months of political fire for a t...

Chris Christie's Approval Rating Continues To Fall In New Jersey

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 02.25.2014 | Politics

Gov. Chris Christie's (R) approval ratings are continuing to fall among New Jerseyans, dropping 9 points since the Bridgegate scandal, according to a ...

Trivial Political Pursuits

Christopher Brauchli | Posted 04.09.2014 | Politics
Christopher Brauchli

As New Jersey already has, Texas will end up getting exactly the kind of a governor it deserves.

Gov. Christie's Tax Cuts Are the Wrong Prescription for NJ's Economy

Gordon MacInnes | Posted 04.07.2014 | New York
Gordon MacInnes

Corporate tax cuts and subsidies have been Gov. Christie's only efforts to spur job creation and economic recovery for the past four years, but where has this gotten us? Not very far.

Chris Christie Staffer Resigns Amid Probe

AP | ANGELA DELLI SANTI | Posted 02.03.2014 | Politics

By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A member of New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's administration who has been subpoenaed in an alleged po...

New Committee Probing Christie

Reuters | Posted 03.29.2014 | Politics

By Noreen O'Donnell Jan 27 (Reuters) - New Jersey state legislators voted on Monday to merge parallel investigations into the George ...