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Governor Christie

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Christie Comes To Perry’s Defense After Indictment

Christie released a statement Monday defending his Texas counterpart, who was slapped with two felony counts of abuse of power Friday.

08/18/2014

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Poll: Christie Trails Clinton In His Own State

Gov. Chris Christie trails former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton among New Jersey voters surveyed in a poll about the 2016 presidential race.

08/06/2014

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New Jersey Assembly Approves Bail Overhaul

New Jersey lawmakers agreed to let voters decide on a key part of an overhaul of the state’s bail system to keep suspects deemed dangerous behind bars while letting out more of those charged with lesser offenses even if they cannot afford bail.

08/04/2014

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Christie Signs Bill That Allows Gamblers To Ban Themselves From Casinos Without Having To Admit They Have A Problem

The law applies to people who sign up and make the request. Previously, anyone signing up for the self-exclusion list had to attest that they had a gambling problem.

07/31/2014

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Christie Vows To Veto Tax Hikes, Judge Then Rules NJ Can Cut Pension Payments

Gov. Chris Christie is vowing to veto a package of tax hikes being pushed by Democrats to fill New Jersey’s gaping budget hole.

06/25/2014

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Disabled Students Gain Equal Access To Athletics In New Jersey

Gov. Chris Christie recalled what a big part organized sports played in his early life as he signed a bill granting disabled students equal access to school athletics.

06/19/2014

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Lawmakers: Subpoena Sent To Christie’s Chief Of Staff Ordering Him To Appear Before Panel

Gov. Chris Christie’s chief of staff has been ordered to appear before a legislative panel investigating lane closures at the George Washington Bridge.

06/04/2014

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70 Recruits Join Camden County Police Department

They will join 320 officers already patrolling the streets of Camden who have accomplished some significant reductions in crime since the police force restructured last year.

06/03/2014

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New Jersey Gov. Christie Signs Sex Offender Bill Into Law

New Jersey has become the 46th state to enact a law toughening penalties for sex offenders who prey on children.

06/02/2014

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Governor Christie Takes Swipe At State Bar Association

The organization looked into what it termed “judicial independence” and suggested Christie’s approach might make judges think twice about the decisions they make on the bench.

05/25/2014

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Union Plans To Sue Gov. Christie Over Pension Cuts

New Jersey’s State Treasurer received the brunt of the tongue lashings appearing before the committee to give details of the Governor’s budget plan. He had strong words for supporters of raising taxes on the rich to fix the state’s finances.

05/21/2014

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Gov. Christie Unveils Plan To Fix Unexpected Gap In New Jersey Budget

Governor Chris Christie laid out a plan to fix a $807M budget hole by reducing payments this year and next year to the state pension fund by a total of $2.5B.

05/20/2014

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Ex-Christie Aide ‘Dumbfounded’ By Traffic Plot

A former aide to Gov. Chris Christie whose job included getting endorsements from mayors said Tuesday that he was “dumbfounded and disappointed.”

05/20/2014

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Christie Speaks At Rowan Graduation; Says Hard Work Is Key

Gov. Chris Christie, addressing graduates of southern New Jersey’s Rowan University on Friday, said that their new degrees will provide opportunities but do not guarantee success.

05/16/2014

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9/11 Ceremony Scraps ‘Bridge’ Song After Christie Scandal

A last-minute change prevented what could have been an uncomfortable moment during the Sept. 11 museum dedication ceremony: remarks by New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie followed by the song “Bridge Over Troubled Water.”

05/15/2014

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