Tag: Chris Christie

Democrat Phil Murphy Wins New Jersey Gubernatorial Race

Democrat Phil Murphy defeated Lt. Gov. Kim Guadagno (R) on Tuesday for the governorship in New Jersey. Murphy’s victory was expected, as New Jersey is a heavily blue state. Murphy, who served in a senior role at the Democratic National Committee and was previously a Goldman Sachs executive, will succeed Republican Chris Christie. The race…

Chris Christie Under Fire After Lounging At Beach He Closed In Shutdown

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) was photographed on Sunday lounging with his family on a beach at a state park closed under a government shutdown he ordered on Friday. The pictures, showing Christie in a beach chair wearing a baseball cap, bathing suit, and T-shirt, were taken shortly before Christie flew back to Trenton…

Flights, School Canceled As Winter Storm Hits Northeast

Airlines canceled thousands of flights on Monday as the Northeast braced for a fast-moving winter storm expected to hit parts of Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York, and Connecticut with up to two feet of snow by early Wednesday. The storm, Stella, began hitting the East Coast from Washington, D.C., to New York with ice and…

Christie: Trump Made Me Eat Meatloaf

Chris Christie said on Thursday that during his meal at the White House this week with President Trump, he was made to order the meatloaf on the menu. According to Christie’s account on a New York sports talk radio show, Trump allegedly pointed out the menu and said to the other guests that they could…

National Security Adviser Michael Flynn In Trouble With Trump

National Security Adviser Mike Flynn may be in danger of losing his job, according to a Wall Street Journal report. The administration is reportedly weighing whether to dismiss Flynn over his controversial contacts with Russian officials and the publicity surrounding it. Flynn has allegedly apologized to President Trump and Vice President Mike Pence, who are…

Fmr. Christie Allies Guilty On All Counts In Bridgegate Trial

Two former allies of New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie have been convicted in a plot to use traffic jams for political retaliation. Bridget Kelly, Christie’s former deputy chief of staff, and Bill Baroni, a Christie appointee to the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, were found guilty Friday of all counts against them.…

Christie Staffer Texts During Bridgegate: ‘He Just Flat Out Lied’

At the same time that New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie told the media that neither his campaign manager and confidant Bill Stepien nor his senior staff were aware of the creation of George Washington Bridge lane closures as political retribution, his own staffers texted about him “lying,” new court documents reveal. “I’ve made it to…

Republican National Convention Speakers Schedule Dates

The platform committee met on Monday and Tuesday. The Republican National Committee held its summer meeting Wednesday, July 13. The convention rules committee meets Thursday and Friday, July 14-15. That’s where anti-Trump delegates are expected to push for a “conscience clause” that would allow delegates to vote for whichever presidential candidate they want on the…

Chris Christie Endorse Donald Trump For President [VIDEO]

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie endorsed GOP presidential front-runner Donald Trump on Friday, the latest sign that Republicans are beginning to accept the idea that the real estate magnate may win the party’s nomination. “I am proud to be here to endorse Donald Trump for president of the United States,” Christie said at a news…

GOP Debate – Nothing Changes Trump Still #1 [VIDEO]

You can watch the DEBATE LIVE STREAM HERE. CNN has released the lineup of the nine GOP candidates who will appear in the final Republican primary debate of 2015. Donald Trump, Ben Carson, Marco Rubio, Ted Cruz, Jeb Bush, John Kasich, Carly Fiorina, Rand Paul, and Chris Christie will all stand on the prime-time stage…

Trump On Top, Carson Slips, Cruz And Rubio Rise In New Poll [VIDEO]

GOP front-runner Donald Trump widens his lead in the nomination race, while Marco Rubio and Ted Cruz threaten to overtake Ben Carson for the number two spot. Those four once again constitute the top tier in the latest Fox News national poll on the 2016 election. In addition, Rubio joins Carson as the only candidates…

Rick Perry Misses Cut for First 2016 Debate [VIDEO]

Fox News has announced the 10 participants in Thursday night’s first GOP presidential debate: Donald Trump, Jeb Bush, Scott Walker, Mike Huckabee, Ben Carson, Ted Cruz, Marco Rubio, Rand Paul, Chris Christie, and John Kasich were chosen for the two-hour debate based on their performance in the five most recent national polls. Texas Gov. Rick…

Thursday Night is LNC Debate Night In America – Live Stream Blog

To Watch Live click here We will be joining LIVE! ‘The Donald’. Mr. Trump is leading in the polls, but he says he’s not a debator, he doesn’t ‘sit around debating, “I’m a do-er”, said the Billionaire/reality star and real-estate mogal, and very rich & classy. He’s leading the GOP horse race in ever poll.…

Chris Christie has a Massive Food Expense Budget of 300k

According to a records analysis by New Jersey Watchdog, $300,000 of his $360,000 from the expense budget, went toward consumption of food, groceries and booze. That includes $82,594 being shelled out over the course of 58 visits to the concessions operator at MetLife Stadium during the 2010 and 2011 football seasons. Besides the $82,594 on…

[VIDEO] Money in Politics – GOP & Megyn Kelly Hypocrisy

Jon Stewart smacks down Megyn Kelly for hypocrisy over GOP corruption Jon Stewart exposes the GOP Hypocrisy in his segment: Friends with Benefactors EXCELLENT! Hillary Clinton comes under fire for a foreign donations corruption scandal, despite pervasive campaign finance deregulation and obscene political spending within the U.S.

Chris Christie Ex-Ally Pleads Guilty In Bridgegate Scandal [VIDEO]

David Wildstein, a former ally and high-school classmate of New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, pleaded guilty Friday to charges related to the 16-month federal investigation of lane closures on the George Washington Bridge. The former Port Authority deputy executive director, Bill Baroni, and Christie’s former deputy chief of staff, Bridget Anne Kelly, are also expected…

Jon Stewart Taunt Dems ‘Scared’ of Daring to Challenge Hillary [VIDEO]

Jon Stewart clear up the 2016 “invisible primary” and laughed at how Democrats are so utterly “scared” of daring to challenge Hillary Clinton. Clinton’s only running against “nobody” and “bupkis,” and “not a single Democrat wants to pursue the nomination on the off chance that Hillary may throw her hat in the ring.” Stewart also…

Chris Christie Investigated for Federal Crimes [VIDEO]

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is facing a new federal criminal investigation. The U.S. Attorney’s Office in New Jersey has launched a probe into the presidential hopeful as well as members of his administration, according to former Hunterdon County Assistant Prosecutor Bennett Barlyn. He says he was fired in 2010 after he pushed back against…

Nurse Will Bust Out of Quarantine

Nurse Kaci Hickox announced on the TODAY show Wednesday that she will leave home tomorrow in Maine, despite a 21-day quarantine. “I don’t plan on sticking to the guidelines. I remain appalled by these home quarantine policies that have been forced upon me, even though I am in perfectly good health and feeling strong and…

[VIDEO] Jimmy Fallon And Christie Bust A Move

WARNING ABOUT THIS VIDEO: ‘I barfed a bit in my mouth when I saw Christie Dancing’ Fallon & Christie Dance Watch New Jersey Governor Chris Christie showing off his dance moves on the “Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon”

BridgeGate: Federal Grand Jury Probes into Chris Christie

Things get serious for Chris Christie as a Federal Grand Jury has started hearing witnesses looking into Christie’s involvement in the BridgeGate scandal. A federal grand jury is investigating NJ Governor Chris Christie’s involvement in the George Washington Bridge traffic scandal and heard hours of testimony Friday from Christie press secretary Mike Drewniak. The US…

READ The BridgeGate Docs Just Handed To Christie’s Lawyers

The borough of Fort Lee, N.J. on Tuesday responded to an open records request from lawyers representing the office of Gov. Chris Christie (R) by sending them thousands pages of internal documents related to the George Washington Bridge lane closures. Earlier this month, attorney Randy Mastro, who has been retained by the governor’s office, asked…

18 New Subpoenas for Bridgegate

Much to Gov. Chris Christie’s chagrin, Bridgegate just won’t blow over. New Jersey state legislators have issued 18 new subpoenas, on top of the 20 sent last month, to members of Christie’s office and the Port Authority. Christie himself is being subpoenaed along with the state police aviation unit, which could provide insight on the…

Call for christie to step down from the RGA

A prominent Virginia Republican, Ken Cuccinelli, said embattled New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie should step down from his new role as chairman of the Republican Governors Association. The former Virginia attorney general and 2013 gubernatorial candidate said current investigations into suggested political misconduct by top Christie administration appointees would hinder his ability to successfully campaign…