Chris Christie

LIVINGSTON TWP., NJ - JUNE 30:   New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie announces his candidacy for the Republican presidential nomination at Livingston High School on June 30, 2015 in Livingston Twp., New Jersey. Christie made the announcement in the gymnasium of his alma mater, becoming the 14th candidate to join the Republican field.  (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Christie Says Program To Help Military Members To Continue

Gov. Chris Christie said in a statement Friday the Vets4Warriors program will continue thanks to $8 million in the state’s new budget to help veterans get access to health care.

07/03/2015

NJ governor Chris Christie, at a press conference following his state budget actions.  Image from State of NJ television

Gov. Christie Speaks Out Against Pres. Obama’s Plan To Reopen Embassy In Cuba

Meanwhile, police in New Jersey see the diplomatic move as an opportunity to return a convicted killer to prison.

07/02/2015

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Rendell Thinks Trump Is Serious Contender For Republican Nomination

Rendell spoke with Dr. Anthony Mazzarelli on Talk Radio 1210 WPHT and said there is a real chance for Trump to emerge as a serious contender.

07/01/2015

Stigall Show Log 7.1.15

Chris discussed New Jersey Chris Christie’s announcement that he is running for President, a study that says fireworks are toxic and two pilots in Argentina that were fired for letting a model fly a plane. He also talked with Tom McGrath from Philadelphia Magazine at 8:00.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–07/01/2015

New Jersey governor Chris Christie speaks to supporters at Livingston High School, in Livingston, NJ, on the day he launched his White House campaign.  Photo by Kena Betancur/ AFP/ Getty Images

Christie’s Presidential Announcement Draws a Jersey Ho-Hum

Chris Christie made it official today, confirming what most people had assumed for months: he’s running for the GOP nomination for president of the United States.

06/30/2015

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NJ Gov. Chris Christie Announces Run For President: ‘Both Parties Have Failed This Country’

Christie made the announcement at 11 a.m. Tuesday from his alma mater, Livingston High School, in New Jersey, where he served as class president for three years.

06/30/2015

Chris Christie, in file photo.  (Credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Chris Christie Expected To Launch Presidential Bid

Christie unveiled a campaign website over the weekend.

06/30/2015

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Local Mayor Speaks Out As Thousands Remain In Dark In Gloucester County

Thousands of homes and businesses are still in the dark in Gloucester County following last Tuesday’s storms, and officials in one township are calling on Governor Christie to do more.

06/29/2015

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Local Expert Looks At Road Ahead For Chris Christie

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie is expected to announce Tuesday he is, in fact, a candidate for the 2016 Republican Presidential nomination.

06/28/2015

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie. (Credit: Jessica Kourkounis/Getty Images)

NJ Gov. Christie Goes Live With Presidential Campaign Site

Chris Christie’s political team has gone live with a presidential campaign website days before he jumps into the 2016 race.

06/27/2015

NJ governor Chris Christie, at a press conference following his state budget actions.  Image from State of NJ television

Area Politicians Weigh In on US Supreme Court Decision on Same-Sex Marriage

Following today’s decision by the US Supreme Court overturning several states’ bans on gay marriage, political figures across the country were staking out various positions on the issue.

06/26/2015

(Gov. Christie signs the New Jersey budget for fiscal year 2016, plus several vetoes.  Image from State of NJ TV)

Christie Signs $34B Budget For New Jersey After Vetoing $1.6B in Spending

No one was surprised that Christie issued line-item vetoes for $1.6 billion in spending and also vetoed tax hikes that Democrats in the legislature had wanted.

06/26/2015

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Report: Chris Christie To Announce Presidential Run On Tuesday

Though the moment is not yet here, the notion is not new.

06/25/2015

(Flanked by members of Virtua's EMS staff, Virtua CEO Richard Miller speaks with reporters in the New Jersey Senate GOP caucus room.  Photo by Steve Tawa)

South Jersey Health Care Companies Fume About Cooper’s EMS Takeover Attempt

Competing South Jersey health systems say a political powerbroker is strongarming legislators because he wants Cooper University Hospital, whose board he chairs, to get exclusive control of all emergency medical services in Camden.

06/24/2015

(New Jersey governor Chris Christie, in file photo.  Credit: CBS)

Rich Zeoli Talks With Erika Klemens About New Jersey Supreme Court Ruling On Pension Payments

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Erika Klemens, the Director of Americans for Prosperity – New Jersey, agreed with a New Jersey Supreme Court ruling allowing Governor Chris Christie to forgo making full payments to the state’s pension system […]

06/23/2015

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