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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...

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...

Christie Foe Hurls 'Fried Butter' Dig

The Huffington Post | John Celock | Posted 07.09.2013 | Politics

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's (R) Democratic opponent lectures him that he will not find fried butter, a staple of the Iowa State Fair, in New Jers...

Chris Christie Defines Big

The Huffington Post | John Celock | Posted 07.01.2013 | Politics

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) is downplaying expectations for his reelection bid, saying he's not looking to set a record in this year's gubernat...

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Dems Move Closer To Showdown With Christie

HuffingtonPost.com | John Celock | Posted 06.24.2013 | Politics

The Democratic-controlled New Jersey state Assembly on Monday passed legislation to move all state elections this year to Oct. 16, the day Gov. Chris ...

Christie's Record 'Scares' Opponent's Lesbian Daughter

The Huffington Post | John Celock | Posted 06.24.2013 | Politics

The openly gay daughter of New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's Democratic challenger sent out a fundraising email Monday criticizing the Republican incum...

Chris Christie Pays Tribute To James Gandolfini

The Huffington Post | Gabrielle Dunkley | Posted 06.21.2013 | Politics

Gov. Chris Christie (R-N.J.) ordered all New Jersey state buildings to fly flags at half-staff on Monday to mark the passing of actor and New Jersey n...

Recent Chris Christie Move Sparks Questions

The Huffington Post | Chris Gentilviso | Posted 06.05.2013 | Politics

A pricetag of nearly $24 million was not enough to stop Gov. Chris Christie (R-N.J.) from calling a special election on Tuesday to fill the seat of de...

N.J. Candidate Slams Prince Harry

The Huffington Post | John Celock | Posted 06.05.2013 | Politics

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's Democratic opponent has a new target in her campaign, Britain's Prince Harry. Democratic gubernatorial nominee Ba...

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Christie Calls $24 Million Special Election

HuffingtonPost.com | John Celock | Posted 06.04.2013 | Politics

Saying that an elected senator is needed quickly, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) on Tuesday called for a special election in October to fill the s...

Dean Group Gives Christie Foe Boost

The Huffington Post | John Celock | Posted 05.23.2013 | Politics

The political action committee founded by former Vermont Gov. Howard Dean (D) jumped into the New Jersey governor's race on Thursday, backing Republic...

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Christie Slammed For Following Tradition

HuffingtonPost.com | John Celock | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) is being criticized by Democrats for appearing with his family in a new federally funded commercial to promote tour...

Chris Christie: Weight Issues, Discrimination Go Hand-In-Hand

The Huffington Post | Chris Gentilviso | Posted 05.10.2013 | Politics

With his weight loss surgery out in the open, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) reflected further on Thursday about the steps he's taking to improve ...

Chris Christie Reveals Secret To His Popularity

The Huffington Post | Gabrielle Dunkley | Posted 05.08.2013 | Politics

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) made fun of himself in a parody video released Tuesday. And this time, it did not center on his weight. The not-...

Who Wants To Help Chris Christie Lose Weight!?

Posted 05.08.2013 | Celebrity

Snooki is offering up her services to New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie. The "Jersey Shore" star is ready to hit the gym with Christie, who just revea...

Dems Ask Feds To Probe Key Christie Plan

The Huffington Post | John Celock | Posted 04.18.2013 | Politics

New Jersey Democrats are betting against Gov. Chris Christie’s plan to privatize the state lottery, saying the initial Mega Millions the state is ex...

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Christie Plan Slammed As Discriminatory

HuffingtonPost.com | John Celock | Posted 04.10.2013 | Politics

A proposal from New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's (R) administration to overhaul the state's civil service structure is being criticized by a prominent...

Christie Still Has Something To Prove

RealClearPolicy | Posted 04.03.2013 | Politics

Chris Christie has the reputation of an aggressive reformer, bolstered by a steady stream of YouTube clips of the New Jersey governor haranguing audie...

Kindergarten Kid Asks Christie: 'Was The President's Wife Enchanting?'

The Huffington Post | Nick Abrams | Posted 03.22.2013 | Politics

Gov. Chris Christie (R-N.J.) went to Stone Harbor Elementary School in New Jersey on Wednesday, where he fielded questions from kindergarteners. Ch...

Christie Criticized For '19th Century' Behavior

The Huffington Post | John Celock | Posted 03.13.2013 | Politics

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) is under attack by the state's Assembly speaker for bringing up her race during a discussion about school vouchers...

Chris Christie Lottery Plan Slammed

The Huffington Post | John Celock | Posted 03.11.2013 | Politics

Organized labor is attacking New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's plan to privatize the state lottery with a new ad that began airing statewide on Monday....

The Chris Christie Road Bump to the White House

Robert J. Elisberg | Posted 04.29.2013 | Politics
Robert J. Elisberg

The next time you read about how much Republicans want Chris Christie to run for president because he has a chance of appealing to Democrats and Independents, just remember this -- first, he has to appeal to Republicans.

UPDATE: Chris Christie Snubbed By CPAC Over Stance On Gun Control

The Huffington Post | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 02.27.2013 | Politics

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R.) was not extended an invitation to address this year's Conservative Political Action Conference because his positio...

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 Still Sky High

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 02.20.2013 | Politics

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) leads Democratic rival Barbara Buono 62 percent to 25 percent in the state's 2013 gubernatorial race, according to ...