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Bridgegate: No Criminal Misconduct Charges Against Chris Christie

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, January 29, 2017 at 11:00am 1/29/2017 at 11:00am

It doesn’t seem that long ago that Chris Christie was a serious contender for the presidency, and here we are, four or five years later, and he’s counting his lucky stars that the prosecutor decided against filing criminal misconduct charges against him regarding Bridgegate.

Reuters reports:

New Jersey prosecutors on Friday said they...

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Two Former Chris Christie Aides Found Guilty in BridgeGate Trial

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, November 4, 2016 at 7:00pm 11/4/2016 at 7:00pm

The lane-closure scandal dubbed “Bridgegate” which tainted New Jersey Governor, Chris Christie’s presidential bid, rendered two convictions Friday.

Christie maintains he was unaware of the dubious plot to create traffic jams in Fort Lee, just outside of Manhattan.

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Cruz, Rubio Among Republicans Sticking With Trump

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, October 12, 2016 at 11:30am 10/12/2016 at 11:30am
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Amidst the multitudes of reports on the scores of Republicans

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Veepstakes: Scarborough Politely Trashes Pence, Makes Case for Christie

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, July 14, 2016 at 10:00am 7/14/2016 at 10:00am

Joe Scarborough couldn’t have been kinder as he slid the shiv into Mike Pence this morning. The opening segment of Morning Joe was devoted to the veepstakes, and Scarborough politely trashed Pence while making the case for Chris Christie.

Scarborough went out of his way to praise Pence as an “able leader” and...

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Add New Jersey to list of states boycotting the anti-Israel boycotters

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, June 27, 2016 at 8:00pm 6/27/2016 at 8:00pm

Just over a week ago I reported how Rhode Island legislature passes anti-BDS law, becoming the 10th state to pass legislation exercising the state’s right not to subsidize the discriminatory Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS).

The forms of such legislation in various states focus on pension investments by and/or contracting with state agencies....

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#FreeChrisChristie

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, March 3, 2016 at 4:00pm 3/3/2016 at 4:00pm

If you liked Trump treated Christie like a one-night stand:

You’ll love the Twitter hashtag #SaveChrisChristie, which resulted from Christie’s semi-catatonic state after introducing Donald Trump’s victory speech on Super Tuesday night.

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Trump treated Christie like a one-night stand

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, February 28, 2016 at 12:00pm 2/28/2016 at 12:00pm

Chris Christie’s endorsement of Donald Trump on Friday, February 26, 2016, served the primary purpose of deflecting for a news cycle or two the media momentum gained by Marco Rubio and to a lesser extent Ted Cruz coming out of the Thursday night CNN Debate.

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Christie Endorses Trump

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, February 26, 2016 at 1:03pm 2/26/2016 at 1:03pm

After a good ol’ fashioned whoppin’ in last night’s Republican debate. Donald Trump found a new attack dog, former presidential candidate and New Jersey Governor, Chris Christie.

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Reports: Chris Christie suspending campaign

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, February 10, 2016 at 10:51am 2/10/2016 at 10:51am

Numerous reports indicate Chris Christie is suspending his campaign, with a formal announcement later today).

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Rubio Rorschach Test

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, February 7, 2016 at 6:30pm 2/7/2016 at 6:30pm

It’s pretty clear what the most talked-about segment of the GOP New Hampshire debate was.

When Chris Christie treated Marco Rubio like an accused murderer on the witness stand, alternatively badgering and mocking the witness’s alibi for where he was the night of the crime. The witness, though, would not be shaken...

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Rubio-Christie Cage Match Under Way

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, January 7, 2016 at 8:30am 1/7/2016 at 8:30am
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As Marco Rubio continues to present himself as the Jeb alternative, he’s begun attacking the other “other Jeb,” Chris Christie.

Claiming that Christie is too close to Obama on Common Core, health care, and gun control (notably absent from the list is illegal immigration, of course), Rubio implies that he is more...

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Can NH Union Leader Endorsement Rescue Chris Christie?

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, November 30, 2015 at 10:00am 11/30/2015 at 10:00am

New Jersey governor Chris Christie is still pretty low in the polls. In fact, the Real Clear Politics average has him at 2.7 percent.

Christie has picked up an important endorsement, however, from the conservative leaning New Hampshire newspaper, the Union Leader.

The paper’s publisher,

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Christie: Blame Obama for Attacks on Cops

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, September 9, 2015 at 8:30am 9/9/2015 at 8:30am

New Jersey governor and 2016 Republican presidential candidate Chris Christie appeared on the FOX and Friends program yesterday and stated plainly that Obama deserves some blame for recent violence against police.

Nick Gass reported at Politico:

Christie blames Obama for attacks on cops

Recent violence against law enforcement is President Barack Obama’s problem, New...

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Christie to Announce Presidential Run Tuesday

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, June 29, 2015 at 8:30am 6/29/2015 at 8:30am

The field of Republicans running for president is about to get a bit more crowded as New Jersey governor Chris Christie is expected to announce his bid to run on Tuesday.

Bloomberg reports:

Chris Christie Said to Plan Tuesday Announcement of Presidential Run

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Chris Christie Dumps Common Core in NJ

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, May 30, 2015 at 6:30pm 5/30/2015 at 6:30pm

Chris Christie is the first of the potential GOP presidential candidates who first embraced Common Core to distance himself from it.  According to New Jersey.com:

Navigating New Jersey interests and a likely presidential campaign, Gov. Chris Christie on Thursday proposed dropping national Common Core education standards he once supported but have since...

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Chris Christie Pardons Shaneen Allen

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, April 3, 2015 at 7:00am 4/3/2015 at 7:00am

Members of the Legal Insurrection community will be familiar with the travails of Pennsylvania nurse and single-mom of two Shaneen Allen under the heel of New Jersey’s unconscionable anti-Second Amendment laws, as we covered the matter here in some detail, including PA Nurse Arrested on Gun Charges Given Reprieve (9/24/14) and ...

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Top Dem Strategist on Christie: “We want to kill him dead.”

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, March 6, 2015 at 10:00am 3/6/2015 at 10:00am

Remember a few years ago when Democrats took to lecturing conservatives about a new tone?

They don’t.

Brad Woodhouse, former DNC communications chief and current President of liberal super PAC American Bridge, recently made some rather unsavory comments about New Jersey governor Chris Christie.

Alex Pappas of The Daily Caller reported:

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