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A giant American flag hangs from the West tower of the George Washington Bridge in between New York and New Jersey ahead of the U.S.-Germany 2014 World Cup Group G soccer match June 26, 2014. REUTER/Mike Segar

U.S. Appeals Court Weighs Revealing ‘Bridgegate’ Co-Conspirators

The three-judge panel at the 3rd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Philadelphia did not immediately rule, and a rapid-fire volley of skeptical questions aimed at lawyers for both sides made it difficult to predict how the court was leaning.

June 7, 2016
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Endorse This: Trump Pays Christie’s Debt, Insists ‘You’re Not Eating Oreos Anymore’

Chris Christie will just have to listen to Donald Trump’s dietary guidelines.

May 20, 2016
The George Washington Bridge toll booths are pictured in Fort Lee, New Jersey January 9, 2014. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

Appeals Court Delays Release Of NJ’s ‘Bridgegate’ Co-Conspirators List

The 3rd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals granted a last-minute emergency request from one of the people on the list, less than two hours before U.S. prosecutors were set to file the names in federal court in New Jersey.

May 17, 2016
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Christie To Head Trump Transition Team

While a transition team does now exist on paper, the team doesn’t even have an official press contact. Instead, all queries are instructed to be sent to the New Jersey governor’s director of communications — quite possibly a violation of federal and state law prohibiting the use of public funds for use in campaigns.

May 9, 2016
Republican U.S. presidential candidate Donald Trump (L) greets New Jersey Governor and former Republican presidential candidate Chris Christie at a town hall campaign event in Hickory, North Carolina. March 14, 2016. REUTERS/Chris Keane

Trump Picks Christie To Head Transition Team

“Governor Christie is an extremely knowledgeable and loyal person with the tools and resources to put together an unparalleled Transition Team, one that will be prepared to take over the White House when we win in November.”

May 9, 2016
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Cartoon: Christie For Veep?

Chris Christie is sitting by the phone.

May 6, 2016
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Christie: No Plans To Campaign With Trump Ahead Of New York Primary

Gov. Chris Christie doesn’t have any plans to campaign with Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump in neighboring New York in the coming days. The New Jersey governor brushed off a question about stumping for Trump during a press conference in Atlantic City on Wednesday.

April 7, 2016
Donald Trump shakes hands with Chris Christie after Christie endorsed Trump's candidacy. REUTERS/Mike Stone

Chris Christie’s Star Has Fallen

“His craven endorsement of Donald Trump is only the final blow, the moment when he lost any shred of credibility.”

March 24, 2016
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Endorse This: Donald Trump Mocks Christie To His Face

Is Chris Christie really under duress? It’s looking ever more likely.

March 15, 2016
Republican U.S. presidential candidate Trump with former rival candidate Christie at his side speaks about the results of Super Tuesday primary and caucus voting during a news conference in Palm Beach

New Jersey Governor Christie Says He Urged Trump Not To Leave Republican Party

Christie: “I’ve know Donald Trump for 14 years, and Donald Trump is not a bigot.”

March 3, 2016

Late Night Roundup: Standing Behind Donald Trump

The late night shows were all discussing one topic: The Super Tuesday results, and Donald Trump’s continued takeover of the Republican Party.

March 3, 2016
U.S. Republican presidential candidate and New Jersey Governor Chris Christie looks on at his primary election night party Nashua, New Hampshire

6 Newspapers: Dump Chris Christie

Maybe if brazen governors were routinely called to face the consequences of their inactions, politicians would stop being so damn despicable.

March 2, 2016
U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump gestures as he speaks during a campaign event in Radford

Against Fascism: For Honest Conservatives, The Only Answer Is #NeverTrump

For too long, right-wing pundits and politicians seemed much more disturbed by Donald Trump’s past positions on healthcare, abortion, and guns than his current appeals to racism, xenophobia, and violence.

February 29, 2016

Flashback: When Christie Ripped ‘The Crazies’ For Bigotry Against Muslims

So has Christie abandoned his principles of pluralism and tolerance — or were these principles just an opportunistic pose to begin with?

February 26, 2016
Governor Chris Christie of New Jersey speaking at the 2015 Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in National Harbor, Maryland. (Gage Skidmore/Flickr)

Chris Christie Drops Out Of Presidential Race

New Hampshire and Iowan primary and caucus voters don’t believe Chris Christie is “telling it like it is.”

February 10, 2016
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Christie And Rubio And Spectators

“So my dear wife, you see why I never attacked Chris Christie…”

February 10, 2016
U.S. Republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio arrives at a polling place on voting day in Manchester, New Hampshire

Rubio Needs Strong New Hampshire Showing To Rebut Debate Critics

A week ago, it looked like the stars were aligning for Marco Rubio. Now, as New Hampshire holds its pivotal primary on Tuesday, the Republican presidential contender has to hope the sky does not come crashing down on him.

February 9, 2016
U.S. Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush listens to a question during an interview with Reuters at Nonie's Restaurant in Peterborough, New Hampshire October 13, 2015.

When The Applause Dies For Jeb Bush

If Jeb bombs in New Hampshire, he’s done. Even if he doesn’t quit the race, it’s over.

February 8, 2016

Chris Christie Rips Off Ted Cruz? Against Hillary, ‘I’ll Beat Her Rear End’

A possible title for this ongoing Republican primary race: “Fifty Shades of Crazy.”

February 3, 2016
Republican U.S. presidential candidate Governor Chris Christie speaks during the Fox Business Network Republican presidential candidates debate in North Charleston

Christie Announces Atlantic City Takeover

Back from the campaign trail, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie announced a plan Tuesday for the state to take control of Atlantic City’s finances.

January 27, 2016

Endorse This: Chris Christie And A ‘Mop’

Christie goes “Stark Trek” on blizzard response: “I’m the governor, you know — I’m not the chief engineer.”

January 26, 2016
Republican U.S. presidential candidates pose together before the start of the Fox Business Network Republican presidential candidates debate in North Charleston

Why Marco Rubio And Chris Christie Are Hoping To Place Third In Iowa

Placing third, at best, is rarely the stated goal for a presidential candidate.

January 19, 2016
Republican U.S. presidential candidate Trump and Cruz speak simultaneously at the Fox Business Network Republican presidential candidates debate in North Charleston

GOP Candidates Snipe And Spar In Combative Sixth Debate

In the fraught final two weeks before the Iowa caucuses, a rowdy, rambunctious group of agitated Republican candidates rehearsed their talking points and took well-honed snipes at each other in the first GOP debates of 2016 — and the sixth of the cycle — in Charleston, South Carolina. The debates, which aired on Fox Business, touched on gun control, ISIS, immigration policy, tax reform, and the utter devastation that would ensue from a Hillary Clinton presidency.

January 15, 2016
U.S. Republican presidential candidate and New Jersey Governor Chris Christie speaks at a campaign town hall meeting in Merrimack

Republicans Get Nasty In New Hampshire With Even Boots Fair Game

Even Rubio’s boots came in for it, their stack heels mocked by Bush and Ted Cruz.

January 8, 2016
Republican U.S. presidential candidate Governor Chris Christie speaks during the Republican presidential debate in Las Vegas

Trump: Christie ‘Can’t Win Because Of His Past’

Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump unleashed a fusillade of attacks on rival Gov. Chris Christie on Monday, criticizing him on everything from New Jersey’s economy to the George Washington Bridge scandal.

December 30, 2015
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