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Chris Christie’s NJ budget proposal slashes funding for cancer research – NJ.com


Chris Christie's NJ budget proposal slashes funding for cancer research
NJ.com
TRENTON — New Jersey's leading cancer research organization faces the loss of about a third of its funding in Gov. Chris Christie's proposed budget, provoking criticism from those concerned by the cut of $10 million in state subsidies. Doctors and …

Posted on 19 April 2014 | 2:09 pm

Chris Christie’s call on campaign donations would sell elections to highest … – NJ.com


Chris Christie's call on campaign donations would sell elections to highest
NJ.com
By David Donnelly. Gov. Chris Christie wants you to write a $100,000 check to his campaign. Well, he wishes you could, at least. Two things get in the way. First, it's currently illegal. And second, you don't have that kind of cash, do you? On Tuesday

Posted on 18 April 2014 | 4:23 pm

Chris Christie playing favorites among NJ mayors is disgraceful: Editorial – NJ.com


Chris Christie playing favorites among NJ mayors is disgraceful: Editorial
NJ.com
Chris Christie's re-election campaign in 2013, the governor's staff were told specifically how they should treat each of the state's mayors — depending on whether hizzoner was in Christie's good graces that week. The description of the Christie

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Posted on 18 April 2014 | 12:10 pm

Education record makes Gov. Chris Christie for honor from Rowan, a former … – NJ.com


Education record makes Gov. Chris Christie for honor from Rowan, a former
NJ.com
Chris Christie doesn't deserve Rowan University honors,” brought to the fore Christie's need to be held accountable for very negative influences he has had on education in New Jersey. Yes, considering his record on education, it's quite inappropriate

Posted on 18 April 2014 | 7:07 am

Christie: Pro-Life for Prisoners – Daily Beast


NorthJersey.com

Christie: Pro-Life for Prisoners
Daily Beast
Chris Christie arrived in Jersey City Thursday to deliver a message to the GOP about prison reform: “You need to be pro-life after they get out of the womb.” Christie, sitting opposite former New Jersey Gov. Jim McGreevey, used the event to combine his …
A cause outshines bridge scandal as Christie visits Jersey City eventThe Star-Ledger
Christie, Fulop meet for first time since political retaliation accusationsNorthJersey.com
Christie and McGreevey: Unlikely Gubernatorial BFFsNJ Spotlight
The Jersey Journal -Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier -PolitickerNJ
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Posted on 18 April 2014 | 3:42 am

Christie names Seton Hall dean as ombudsman in response to bridge scandal … – Hunterdon County Democrat


The Nation. (blog)

Christie names Seton Hall dean as ombudsman in response to bridge scandal
Hunterdon County Democrat
TRENTON — Gov. Chris Christie today named the dean of the Seton Hall University Law School to serve as an independent ombudsman to keep watch for wrongdoing, bolster ethics training and improve email communication policies within the governor's …
Why Chris Christie Should NOT Be PresidentHuffington Post (blog)
Chris Christie is still trying to force a pipeline through the New Jersey Grist
Is Chris Christie Gaining Traction for 2016?The Nation. (blog)
The Epoch Times -Guardian Liberty Voice -Vineland Daily Journal
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Posted on 17 April 2014 | 8:27 pm

Chris Christie Remains Afloat – U.S. News & World Report (blog)


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Chris Christie Remains Afloat
U.S. News & World Report (blog)
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie holds a news conference on March 28, 2014 at. A national Fox News poll places New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie atop the list of candidates for the 2016 GOP presidential nominee. By David Catanese April 17, 2014 Comments …
Chris Christie update: GOP front-runner once again?Salon
Chris Christie's Comeback? Fox News Poll Has Him Barely Ahead Of Other GOP International Business Times
Fox News Poll: Christie, Bush and Paul are top GOP picks — today — for 2016Fox News
WFMZ Allentown
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Posted on 17 April 2014 | 2:41 pm

Christie to Biden: Welcome to Instagram, Here’s a Throwback Thursday – TIME


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Christie to Biden: Welcome to Instagram, Here's a Throwback Thursday
TIME
Biden joined Instagram on Wednesday with a bang, and New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie now appears to be showing him the ropes. Republican New Jersey Governor Chris Christie welcomed Vice President Joe Biden to Instagram Thursday a day after Joe …
Chris Christie welcomed Joe Biden to Instagram with this vintage photoThe Week Magazine
Christie Welcomes Biden to Instagram with Adorable #TBT PicMediaite

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Posted on 17 April 2014 | 1:03 pm

Law firm that exonerated Chris Christie donated to Christie-led group – CBS News


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Law firm that exonerated Chris Christie donated to Christie-led group
CBS News
The law firm that cleared Gov. Chris Christie, R-N.J., of wrongdoing in the George Washington Bridge scandal donated $10,000 to the political group heleads, nine days before the firm's internal review of the scandal was released. The firm, Gibson, Dunn …
Chris Christie calls for unlimited campaign donations with 48-hour reporting The Star-Ledger
Chris Christie feared more staffers were involved in Bridgegate traffic jam New York Daily News
Column by John Schoonejongen: Chris Christie's culture of retributionAsbury Park Press
NJ.com -USA TODAY -ABC News
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Posted on 16 April 2014 | 6:25 pm

Chris Christie ‘Nervous’ After George Washington Bridge Scandal Linked To Aides – CBS Local


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Chris Christie 'Nervous' After George Washington Bridge Scandal Linked To Aides
CBS Local
The notes show Christie pulled together key members of his government and political teams after the scandal broke. Christie's top political strategists, chief counsel and brother were among those called to the governor's mansion to find out if anyone
Chris Christie's friend interviewed him as part of bridge scandal reviewNJ.com
Christie's office gave less attention to mayors who didn't support governor The Star-Ledger
BridgeGate panel could call Governor Chris Christie to testify7Online.com
CBS News -Asbury Park Press
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Posted on 15 April 2014 | 8:52 pm

Chris Christie – Yahoo News Search Results

Christie names ombudsman, announces other reforms

TRENTON, N.J. — Gov. Chris Christie named the dean of Seton Hall's law school to the newly created position of state ombudsman Thursday and announced several other reform measures that were recommended in last month's report on the George Washington Bridge lane-closing scandal.

Posted on 18 April 2014 | 1:34 pm

Chris Christie, prosecutor appear at same event

The governor was a speaker Thursday at a conference also attended by the federal prosecutor who is investigating the traffic jam scandal that has ensnared Christie's administration. A federal grand jury is investigating the politically orchestrated plot to create huge traffic jams in September at the George Washington Bridge.

Posted on 17 April 2014 | 7:42 pm

Christie Follows Advice to Appoint Independent Reviewer

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie appointed an independent reviewer to investigate any suspected misconduct in his office, among the recommendations in an internal analysis of the George Washington Bridge traffic jams.

Posted on 17 April 2014 | 7:21 pm

Christie speaks with compassion on drug addiction and treatment

(CNN) – Republican Gov. Chris Christie teamed up with former Democratic Gov. Jim McGreevey to talk about drug addiction on Thursday, the same day Christie signed a bill aimed to improve treatment programs in New Jersey correctional facilities and county jails. While Christie has frequently said that drug and alcohol abuse is an issue that […]

Posted on 17 April 2014 | 7:08 pm

Poll: Christie, Paul, Bush are top Republicans; Clinton still leads

(CNN) – A new survey indicates Gov. Chris Christie, Sen. Rand Paul and former Gov. Jeb Bush would all fare about the same in a potential presidential matchup against Hillary Clinton in 2016. According to the Fox News Poll, released Wednesday night, the former secretary of state dominates the potential Democratic presidential field, as she […]

Posted on 17 April 2014 | 5:43 pm

Christie Would Eliminate New Jersey’s Realty Transfer Fee

Governor Chris Christie said he would eliminate New Jersey’s real estate transfer fee, which is projected to raise more than $300 million for the state budget next fiscal year.

Posted on 16 April 2014 | 8:23 pm

Chris Christie May Be Called to Testify

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — The New Jersey legislative committee investigating traffic jams orchestrated by Chris Christie's aides plans to start calling people who work for him to testify beginning next month — and it hasn't ruled out asking to hear from the governor himself.

Posted on 16 April 2014 | 7:45 pm

Christie: Sky's the limit for campaign donations

(CNN) – Chris Christie says that limiting campaign donations is "ridiculous," and is calling for a 48-hour reporting period for disclosing contributions. New Jersey's Republican governor said at a town hall in Somerset Tuesday that rules limiting the amount someone can give to a campaign doesn't "stop money from getting into politics anyway." Christie noted […]

Posted on 16 April 2014 | 1:52 pm

Christie 'nervous' when scandal linked to aides

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Gov. Chris Christie was "nervous" about the possibility more of his aides were involved in a politically motivated traffic jam scandal, according to interview notes released Monday by lawyers the governor's office hired to conduct an internal investigation.

Posted on 15 April 2014 | 1:21 am

Christie gets extension in lane closures lawsuit

Gov. Chris Christie and other defendants will get more time to file their responses to two lawsuits related to the September lane closures at the George Washington Bridge that are central to a traffic …

Posted on 12 April 2014 | 9:38 pm