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Christie Styling Through History

Steve Young | Posted 06.06.2014 | Comedy
Steve Young

Think the Chris Christie commissioned Bridgegate investigation into Chris Christie's involvement exonerating Chris Christie has no precedent? Think "l...

Christie Raises Eyebrows With 'Occupied Territories' Remark

AP | STEVE PEOPLES | Posted 03.31.2014 | Politics

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Two of the nation's highest-profile Republican governors on Saturday called for more aggressive leadership on America's challenges ...

Show Me the Money: Verizon Opportunity New Jersey Fiber Optic Overcharging: Over $15 Billion and Counting

Bruce Kushnick | Posted 05.27.2014 | Business
Bruce Kushnick

Imagine if your business profits doubled or tripled in one year without you doing anything extra, and it stayed that way for years.

Christie's Old School Strategy

Steve Young | Posted 04.20.2014 | Comedy
Steve Young

Can we escape the past? No. And why should we? For one, we've spent far more time in the past than we do in the present. The present, at best, lasts the blink of an eye...if you blink really, really quickly.

What Wildstein Fleeing a Sinking S.S. Christie Means for GOP

Ryan Campbell | Posted 04.05.2014 | Politics
Ryan Campbell

The scandal has gotten too much press time, and Christie has gone too far out on a limb saying he's innocent to politically survive being proven false.

Bridgegate: Patronage Run Amok

Martin Tolchin | Posted 03.31.2014 | Politics
Martin Tolchin

As the governor surely has learned, patronage is a two-edged sword: Its misuse can imperil a political career.

Christie Is an Amateur

Mike Smith | Posted 03.29.2014 | Politics
Mike Smith

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'President Chris Christie': How Does That Sound Now?

Joseph A. Palermo | Posted 03.19.2014 | Politics
Joseph A. Palermo

From the time he was first elected New Jersey governor in 2010, the corporate media gave mad love to Chris Christie. He was a "new" kind of Republican and possibly the next president of the United States. And then: Poof!

REPORT: Christie Forced Agency To Find Job For Embattled Aide

www.cnn.com | Posted 01.16.2014 | Politics

Give him a position at the top of the agency; he's a good friend of the governor....

Springsteen Politics

Jeff Danziger | Posted 03.18.2014 | Politics
Jeff Danziger

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Christie, Public Officials and Emailing

Joel Cohen | Posted 03.15.2014 | Politics
Joel Cohen

When one listens to the news, or watches the "comedic"-news (Stewart or Colbert), one wonders, daily: 'How can someone be so stupid as to commit that to writing (by email or text)?' And yet, such stories surface almost hourly.

Christie, the Workplace and the Culture of Retaliation

Janice Harper | Posted 03.12.2014 | Business
Janice Harper

Left or right, liberal or conservative, retaliation thrives in our political arenas -- and no arena is more political than where any of us spend our day and earn our pay -- the politics of work.

Christie Looks To Turn The Corner

AP | ANGELA DELLI SANTI and STEVE PEOPLES | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A wounded Chris Christie is working to move beyond the most challenging test of his political career, a traffic scandal that ro...

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 Rebranding GOP

Jeff Danziger | Posted 01.21.2014 | Politics
Jeff Danziger

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Senator Lautenberg's Legacy and His Successor

Heather Taylor-Miesle | Posted 08.04.2013 | Politics
Heather Taylor-Miesle

America lost a champion of public health and environmental protection when Senator Frank Lautenberg passed away on Monday. All of us benefited from hi...

I'm With Mitt: A Quick Aside for Christie

Steven Brykman | Posted 07.10.2013 | Comedy
Steven Brykman

I'm not one to let the Republicans get away with much, as anyone knows who's read any part of this blog, but there's only one word to describe NPR's coverage of New Jersey Governor Chris Christie's recent lap-band surgery -- unfair.

Four New Technologies Promise an Optimal, Much-Improved Moviegoing Experience

Ellen Sterling | Posted 07.09.2013 | Technology
Ellen Sterling

This is a celebration of movies, the people who make them and a celebration of the theater owners who show them. It is the one time each year when the movie exhibition industry gathers to thank the people who show their films and, while there, show off a range of innovations intended to entice more people to come to see them.

Christie's Budget Calls For More School Choice

AP | GEOFF MULVIHILL | Posted 02.27.2013 | Politics

TRENTON, N.J. -- With relatively small expenditures, Gov. Chris Christie is using his proposed state budget to push harder for more school choice for ...

Christie Blamed For 'Climate Of Fear And Reefer-Madness Craziness'

The Daily Beast | Posted 02.07.2013 | Politics

Most nights, 52-year-old Marta Portuguez wakes up crying from pain—jolted out of sleep by horrifying muscle spasms that occur without warning....

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 ...

Dems Looking Hard For A Christie Challenger

AP | ANGELA DELLI SANTI | Posted 03.13.2013 | Politics

TRENTON, N.J. -- Gov. Chris Christie was seemingly everywhere at once after his State of the State message this week: the cover of Time magazine, the ...

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...

White Lights of the French Baroque: An Evening of Marc-Antoine Charpentier at Alice Tully Hall

Victoria Martino | Posted 01.06.2013 | Arts
Victoria Martino

The tone of the evening could best be characterized as lugubrious, focusing upon suffering, torture, and martyrdom. The only moments of relief came in the joyful, celebratory choruses of St. Cecilia's spiritual triumph over evil and the father's forgiveness of his prodigal son.

Team Obama Has to Win to Keep America Shining

Karma Kitaj | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics
Karma Kitaj

Yes, I have been disappointed in some ways with the president. He's revealed himself to be a human, not an icon. But, I'm 100 percent certain that he's got our back.