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Christie disrespects hourly wage workers

October 23, 2014 by


Harsh reaction today to New Jersey Governor Chris Christie saying he was tired of hearing about the minimum wage issue as the midterm elections approach. U.S. Secretary of Labor Tom Perez said Gov. Chris Christie has “got his head in the sand” when it comes to the nation’s lowest-paid workers. Christie’s comments

Someone is not telling the truth in New Jersey

January 20, 2014 by


The charge by the mayor of Hoboken that state officials threatened to hold back funding for Sandy relief if she didn’t go along with a development deal favored by the Christie administration is

Christie bridge traffic scandal may not affect presidential candidacy

January 8, 2014 by


The revelations today about administration officials’ of New Jersey involvement in the recent massive traffic jams at the George Washington Bridge could, of course, affect his expected candidacy in the 2016 presidential race.

Election 2013: ‘Wish I hadn’t said that’

November 6, 2013 by


New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, in his victory speech last night, “Choose leaders, not lecturers” and “[S]tand by your principles,” But then he said, “The only thing better than being the governor of

Does New Jersey really have a lieutenant governor?

October 31, 2013 by


We don’t mean that literally. Here’s what we mean: In reality, New Jersey does have a lieutenant governor. Her name is Kim Guadagno. She is running with Governor Chris Christie, the Republican who is seeking reelection and may run for

On the other hand, who’s following Christie into the gutter?

August 28, 2013 by


It’s called hypocrisy, espousing one thing and doing another, and the New York Daily News exemplified it today. The headline was bad enough: “Who you calling an idiot, fatso!” followed by the subheading: “Gov’s random attack on News’ Jets scribe makes HIM the ‘dope.'” As our previous post says, Christie tried to insult a New […]

Another example of why the GOP should think twice about Gov. Christie

August 27, 2013 by


Idiot. The guy’s a complete idiot, self-consumed, underpaid, reporter … the only way he’s empowered is because we’re spending all this time talking about Manish Mehta this morning … who, by the way, I couldn’t

Christie joins Clinton instead of Republicans

June 14, 2013 by


New Jersey Governor Chris Christie continued his encouraging outreach to Democrats today by attending a conference in Chicago hosted by Bill Clinton on storm preparations. It comes seven months after the governor and Pres. Obama toured the devastation caused by Hurricane Sandy together, drawing criticism from

N.J. governor enters argument about abusive Rutgers basketball coach

April 2, 2013 by


After a video surfaced of Mike Rice shouting demeaning and homophobic words and throwing basketballs at his players at practice, Gov. Chris Christie said today he is disturbed by what he saw. This may be the straw that

Mocking Christie: Disrespectful?

April 2, 2013 by


New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has proven to be a good sport in the face of jokes about his weight. Christie, of course, knows he very overweight and says he’s tried many weight loss plans. Like many others, he hasn’t been

Potential challenger to Christie challenged on Sandy disrespect

January 8, 2013 by


We believe a New Jersey state senator has been deservedly rebuked for shameful comments about Gov. Christie related to superstorm Sandy

Republicans have no problem blasting fellow Republicans on Sandy relief

January 2, 2013 by


Something bipartisan happened but not exactly what we’ve been hoping for. Republicans and Democrats alike denounced House Speaker John Boehner (pictured, second page) and other GOP leaders for not bringing up a bill to


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