Monday Night Humor!

This reminds me of certain Republican governors…one from New Jersey and one from Wisconsin…just sayin’!

Let’s play a game!

NAME TWO GOVERNORS WITH THESE QUALITIES OR HISTORY

1. A bully 2. Former staff with legal problems or convictions 3. Believes he is of presidential caliber 4. Maintains he knows nothing of staff’s bad judgment or crimes 5. Hates unions 6. Enjoys fund raising with 1% more than governing 7. Has a huge GOP image [...]

The Progressive: What We’ve Learned from the Walker Leaks

The folks over at The Progressive have pointed out some strong parallels between Gov. Scott Walker and his New Jersey counterpart, Gov. Chris Christie.

Among the parallels between Walker and Christie, both governors were micromanagers of their campaigns, staff, and messaging. Both focused not on serving the interests of citizens but on their next political [...]

Former NJ transit official: Chris Christie knew about bridge lane closures

Uh oh…it’s starting to look like New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie’s goose might just be cooked. The attorney representing David Wildstein, a former official at the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, said today that Gov. Chris Christie knew of the closure of lanes from Fort Lee on to the George Washington Bridge [...]

Thursday Music: Bruce Springsteen & Jimmy Fallon: “Gov. Christie Traffic Jam”

Watch as Jimmy Fallon and Bruce Springsteen perform a special tribute to New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie’s traffic jam.

2013 Elections and Beyond

On Tuesday night, Chris Christie won a second term as New Jersey Governor by about 20 points over his Democratic challenger, just as most pundits predicted. Many attribute this blow-out victory to the fact that he is perceived as a moderate Republican who can get things done. The fact of the matter is that Christie [...]

My new favorite blog: Bob Braun’s Ledger

My favorite new blog? Bob Braun’s Ledger. Though it deals with issues of importance in New Jersey, it’s well-written and definitely worth a read, as shown in this entry about newly-reelected Republican Gov. Chris Christie. Chris Christie is a dangerous man.

But, gee whiz, guys and gals, wouldn’t it just be totally and awesomely cool [...]

Let the 2016 horse race begin!

Even though the 2012 election has just wrapped up, the pollsters at Public Policy Polling have already starting polling the 2016 presidential race. Regardless, the poll found two clear frontrunners in the race: New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie for the Republicans and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton for the Democrats.

Twenty-one percent of Republicans in [...]

Chris Christie refused invitation to appear at Romney campaign rally

Ouch bro, that’s gonna leave a mark. New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, who was effusive in his praise of President Barack Obama when the two leaders toured damage from Hurricane Sandy last week, turned down a request by Mitt Romney to appear with him at a rally on Sunday night in Pennsylvania, The Huffington Post [...]

Chris Christie as Mitt Romney’s first choice for VP?

This is a fascinating read… The strong internal push for Christie, and Romney’s initial instinct to pick him as his running mate, reflects how conflicted the nominee remained about choosing a running mate until the very end of the process. At least on the surface, Christie and Paul Ryan are about as opposite as two [...]

Blogging Blue’s “14 in ’14″

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