Tag Archives: Chris Christie

GOP Debate: Donald Trump had twice the talk time as Rand Paul


Domenico Montanaro of National Public Radio has revealed via Twitter which Presidential candidates had the most face-time at last night’s GOP Presidential debate. Donald Trump, not surprisingly, ran away with the top spot, with ten and a half minutes of screen time. Rand Paul didn’t even get half of that time, clocking in with under five minutes of screen time. ... Read More »

Winners and Losers: The First GOP Presidential Debate


With the first primetime GOP Presidential debate now in the books, here’s a quick analysis of how each candidate did. This applies to the primetime debate only, with the top ten candidates. We want your feedback as well, so feel free to comment below. WINNERS (in alphabetical order) Jeb Bush: Bush had a lot to lose if he stumbled, but ... Read More »

Check Out Chris Christie’s 4-Word Answer That Earned Him A Standing Ovation


A response from New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie Tuesday to a constituent’s question brought the house down and raised everyone to their feet.

Although the Republican isn’t much admired by conservatives, he still comes up with zingers that can have even the right cheering. Such was the case at a town hall meeting when he was asked “what do we do?” about the problems plaguing Obamacare...

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Why the Media Sees Bridgegate as a Scandal but Benghazi as a ‘Conspiracy’


At the height of fascination with the "Bridgegate" scandal, Chris Christie decried MSNBC's coverage as"gleeful" and "partisan." Maybe so. However, one undeniable aspect of the left's attack on Christie is the rigor with which it has pursued the case, rigor worthy of a life-or-death story it has all but ignored – the Benghazi attacks...

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AP Confirms Hoboken’s Share of Sandy Aid ‘On Par’ With Other NJ Cities


One week ago today, we covered in detail serious allegations from the Democratic Mayor of Hoboken, New Jersey against Chris Christie's administration. Dawn Zimmer claimed that two high-ranking Christie officials -- including the Lieutenant Governor -- told her that aid for her city's recovery from the storm was contingent on her approval of a building development deal favored by the governor...

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Despite The Bridge Scandal, Gov. Christie ‘Readier’ To Be President


Asked about running for the White House, which he refused to do in 2012 because he wasn’t ready, Christie said, “I’m readier, if that’s a word.” Christie added, “I think it is most likely that the next Republican nominee for president will be a governor.”

The bridge affair has clearly derailed Christie’s potential bid and agenda, but it didn’t sound like it was something he thought he couldn’t survive...

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