Chris Christie

FILE - A woman rushes to catch the NJ Transit train from New York Penn Station to Trenton, NJ on May 13, 2015. (credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Cuomo: Feds Must Contribute More For Hudson Tunnels

Cuomo said the federal government’s promise to cover $3 billion of the $14 billion project isn’t enough.

07/29/2015

Penn Station on May 18, 2015 (credit: Alex Silverman/WCBS 880)

Feds Seek Meeting With Christie, Cuomo Over Hudson River Rail Tunnels

Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx sent a letter Monday to the two governors urging them to meet with him in the next two weeks to put together a strategy for building new crossings.

07/28/2015

A NJ TRANSIT train. (credit: CBS2)

Menendez, Booker Call For Increased Infrastructure Funding In Wake Of NJ TRANSIT Train Problems

Lawmakers and NJ TRANSIT commuters are demaning answers after a week plagued by problems caused by Amtrak overhead wire issues.

07/27/2015

Republican presidential candidate Chris Christie greets workers at the Italian American Heritage Festival on July 25, 2015, in Des Moines, Iowa.  (Credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Republican Presidential Candidates Try To Claw Their Way Into Debates

With the first debate of the Republican presidential campaign approaching, the White House hopefuls are trying everything they can to improve their polling position.

07/26/2015

The NJ TRANSIT board votes on fare hikes and service cuts on July 15, 2015, in Newark. (Credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

NJ TRANSIT Board Approves Fare Hikes

A monthly ticket will increase 9 percent, from $440 to $480.

07/15/2015

President Barack Obama gives statement on Iran nuclear deal on July 14, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

President Obama Says Iran Nuclear Deal ‘Built On Verification’

President Barack Obama said a landmark nuclear deal with Iran “is not built on trust, it is built on verification.”

07/14/2015

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie appears on "CBS This Morning" on July 6, 2015. (Credit: CBS News)

Christie Not Concerned About Poll Numbers, Rips Potential Iran Nuclear Deal

Republican presidential candidate Chris Chrisite rapped up his blitz in New Hampshire Monday by making the rounds on TV news morning shows in New York.

07/06/2015

Chris Christie announces 2016 run (CBS2)

Chris Christie Focusing Campaign Efforts On New Hampshire Over Next Several Days

Christie participated in a town hall meeting Tuesday night in Sandown, New Hampshire.

07/01/2015

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie officially announces 2016 presidential bid during event at Livingston High School on June 30, 2015. (Credit: CBS2)

Christie Officially Jumps Into Presidential Race

The Republican governor launched his campaign in the old gymnasium of Livingston High School in the town of Livingston, where he experienced some of his first political victories.

06/30/2015

Craig Carton, Boomer Esiason, Gov. Chris Christie and John Franco outside the home team dugout during the True Blue Charity Softball Game on June 3, 2015 (photo: C. Conte)

Boomer & Carton: Chris Christie, Friend Of The Show, Running For President

Craig talks about how crazy it is to see someone he calls a friend in a position to run for president. How ’bout that?!

WFAN–06/30/2015

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie

Christie Cuts $1.6 Billion Via Line-Item Vetoes Before Signing N.J. Budget

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie signed a new budget into law Friday, but not before making big cuts from the bill.

06/26/2015

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie speaks to guests at the Iowa Freedom Summit on January 24, 2015 in Des Moines, Iowa. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Sources: NJ Gov. Chris Christie To Announce Presidential Run Next Week

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie will announce next week that he is running for president in 2016, CBS2 has confirmed.

06/25/2015

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie delivers his budget address for fiscal year 2016 to the Legislature on Feb. 24, 2015, in Trenton, N.J. (credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Christie Expected To Veto Tax Increases As NJ Lawmakers Pass $35B Budget

Democratic legislative leaders Thursday pushed through a $35 billion budget, which includes a four-year millionaires tax and a one-year corporate income tax increase.

06/25/2015

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie holds a town hall meeting on April 15, 2015, in Londonderry, N.H. (credit: Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

Expert: Despite Sinking Poll Numbers, Christie’s Style Could Work In Early-Primary States

Christie has reportedly hired new campaign staff in New Hampshire, where the Republican governor should play to his strengths, said Seton Hall Associate Political Science Professor Matthew Hale.

06/24/2015

Real estate mogul Donald Trump announces his bid for the presidency in the 2016 presidential race during an event at the Trump Tower on the Fifth Avenue on June 16, 2015. (credit: Kena Betancur/AFP/Getty Images)

Survey: Donald Trump Outpolls All GOP Candidates In NH Except Jeb Bush

According to a poll from the Suffolk University Political Research Center, 11 percent of GOP voters in New Hampshire support Trump, who finished second by just three points to the frontrunner, ex-Florida Gov. Jeb Bush.

06/24/2015

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