Skip to comments.There's method in Chris Christie's madness
Posted on 01/07/2013 11:02:54 AM PST by rightwingintelligentsia
(CNN) -- New Jersey, one of the bluest states and where President Barack Obama won 58.3% of the vote in November's presidential election, is poised to re-elect Chris Christie, the state's incumbent Republican governor, this fall.
Having been deeply engaged in New Jersey politics since his youth, Christie seems to relish his role as one of the nation's most powerful and prominent governors. Yet many are wondering whether Christie's popularity in the Garden State has come at the expense of his presidential prospects.
At the same time, Christie's decisions to distance himself from the House GOP and to stand shoulder-to-shoulder with Obama have greatly strengthened his reputation in New Jersey, where his approval rating hit 77% late last year according to a Fairleigh Dickinson University PublicMind survey.
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That RINO won’t hunt in 2016. His playing kiss-face with the First Marxist doomed him.
53.8% NOT 58.3 %.
A young Specter, only fatter???
Nope, it was 58.22% to Romney’s 40.54%
Actually I wouldn’t put it past the RNC to try to float this turd for POTUS. I think that they prefer to occupy 2nd place.
Why wouldn’t he be headed for re-election. He’s a Dem in all but name.
Christie ain’t going nowhere outside of New Jeresey. It’s over.
Man is Christie fat!
All that I can find on a search is multiple percentages. If your figures were correct... elections are no longer valid in this country.
Are correct... not were... sorry. Flu bug has still got me.
I got my numbers from Dave Leips.
The guy is no conservative, he should be in the other party as far as I am concerned
Christie is simply what, in most states, would be considered a conservative Democrat. SUre, it’s great that he has no truck with union goons, for example.
But anyone who attacks the GOP House for failing to pass the Sandy Emergency Relief bill that was 2/3 pork, instead of attacking the liberals who PUT the pork in it, is a Democrat inside. Similarly, his full body hug of Obama after Sandy — instead of a polite handshake — shows his true leaning.
The election numbers in the article were for NJ, not the nation as a whole.
Were your numbers for NJ or National numbers? I was refering to National numbers.
Thanks... my mistake.
All the GOP has to do is become Democrats!
In Penn who gets elected is who is supposed to get elected..
The Unions run Penn... not democrats or republicans..
ALSO.... New Jersey... Duuugh..
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