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Chris Christie for President

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.

Christie in Keynote Can Seize the Moment to Set a New Course for GOP -- and Country

Steven Kurlander | Posted 10.27.2012 | Politics
Steven Kurlander

Traditionally, a keynote speech at a political convention is a message that outlines a vision of its presidential candidate and sets the tone for the party's agenda during an election year. But in 2012, Christie can, and should, do more.

John Celock

New Jersey Reacts to Chris Christie's Decision

HuffingtonPost.com | John Celock | Posted 12.04.2011 | Politics

New Jersey local officials and residents are expressing support for Gov. Chris Christie’s decision to not seek the Republican presidential nominatio...

Jon Ward

Chris Christie's Long Moment In The Sun A Boon For New Jersey GOP

HuffingtonPost.com | Jon Ward | Posted 12.04.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Chris Christie loves the spotlight. The New Jersey governor ended a year's worth of speculation about whether he'd run for president ...

Chris Christie Announces Decision On 2012

Posted 12.04.2011 | Politics

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie announced on Tuesday that he will not run for the Republican presidential nomination in 2012 at a press conference ...

Twitter Guesses #WhatChristieWillSay In His Press Conference

Posted 12.04.2011 | Comedy

Chris Christie announced a press conference to be held at 1 p.m. this afternoon, but released no details on the reason for the event. But it's widely ...

Chris Christie's Decision On Plans For 2012 Could Come Today

Posted 12.04.2011 | Politics

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie (R) is holding a press conference in his home state on Tuesday at 1:00 p.m. ET. It is widely expected that Christie...

Will Chris Christie Follow Rudy Giuliani Off the Pier?

Dan Collins | Posted 12.03.2011 | New York
Dan Collins

The more Chris Christie flirts with a presidential race, the worse the whole idea looks. Reports that the New Jersey governor is seriously -- seriously -- considering a run come from a political brain trust that appears to be made up mainly of the folks who ran Rudy Giuliani's campaign four years ago. Does anybody remember the Rudy Giuliani presidential campaign? It was one of the most dismal flops in recent political history.

Potential GOP Candidate Could Dramatically Reshape Race

AP | KASIE HUNT | Posted 12.02.2011 | Politics

MANCHESTER, N.H. — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's entry into the 2012 presidential race could dramatically reshape what has become a two-man r...

Christie's Big Decision

Joe Peyronnin | Posted 11.30.2011 | Politics
Joe Peyronnin

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie will spend the weekend considering whether to declare his candidacy for president. Should he enter the GOP race, he will have committed one of the biggest flip-flops ever, and many Americans will be asking, "What changed?"

Jason Linkins

Political Media Having Real Trouble Letting Go Of Chris Christie

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 11.28.2011 | Media

Yesterday, when I maintained that all the speculation about Chris Christie running for president was at an end, I made the mistake of coming at the issue as a reasonable adult upholding the primacy of rational thought.

Jon Ward

Chris Christie Contrasts Himself With Obama In Audition For Presidential Run

HuffingtonPost.com | Jon Ward | Posted 11.27.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON – New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie all but announced himself as the next coming of Ronald Reagan and cast President Obama as Jimmy Carter i...

Chris Christie Reportedly Makes Decision On 2012 Presidential Run

Posted 11.27.2011 | Politics

This post has been updated. New Jersey Governor Chris Christie will not run for the GOP presidential nomination in the next election cycle, Fox New...

Rick Perry and Republican Magical Thinking

Lincoln Mitchell | Posted 11.27.2011 | Politics
Lincoln Mitchell

The obvious questions that surrounded Perry were ignored by many Republicans desperate for a viable conservative. Strikingly, many are now seeking to repeat these events with an even less plausible candidate, Governor Chris Christie.

Sam Stein

Chris Christie 'Actively.. Considering Getting In This Race': Bush Aide

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 11.04.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The speculation simply won't die. On Sunday, former George W. Bush speechwriter Michael Gerson said that New Jersey Governor Chris Chris...

Christie 2012 Rumors Ignite

Posted 10.17.2011 | Politics

A top adviser to New Jersey Governor Chris Christie insists the big name Republican is not exploring the possibility of running for president in the n...

Unlikely GOP Presidential Candidate Casts Shadow Over 2012

AP | THOMAS BEAUMONT | Posted 09.23.2011 | Politics

DES MOINES, Iowa — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie says he's not running for president, but he's still leaving an imprint on the 2012 Republican ...

Unlikely GOP Presidential Candidate Pushed By Republicans To Run For President

AP | SEANNA ADCOX | Posted 08.15.2011 | Politics

COLUMBIA, S.C. — Some Republican lawmakers in South Carolina are calling on New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie to run for president. Ten GOP House ...

Bully and the Bully Pulpit

Caren Z. Turner | Posted 08.14.2011 | Politics
Caren Z. Turner

Perhaps from a distance, the Garden State Governor is highly appealing but trust me, for many of us in New Jersey the bloom is off the Christie rose -- a rose that has too many thorns.

Unlikely GOP Presidential Candidate Urged By Republicans To Run

Posted 08.01.2011 | Politics

PRINCETON, New Jersey (Reuters) – As Republicans scramble to find a strong candidate for the presidential contest, a group of Iowa Republicans m...

Christie Responds To Calls For Him To Run For President

AP | BETH DeFALCO | Posted 07.09.2011 | Politics

TRENTON, N.J. — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie said he never tires of being asked to run for president, but he insists he's still not doing it. ...

Unlikely Presidential Candidate Pressed To Run By Republicans In Key 2012 State

AP | By THOMAS BEAUMONT | Posted 07.09.2011 | Politics

DES MOINES, Iowa -- Some of Iowa's top Republican campaign contributors, unhappy with their choices in the developing presidential field, are venturin...

Chris Christie For President In 2012? 'No Way,' He Says

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R), an up-and-coming star in the GOP, said Tuesday that he there was "no way" he'd run for President in 2012. Chris...