Chris Christie

Demonstrators protest Chris Christie's decision to send New Jersey state troopers to Baltimore on April 29, 2015, in New Brunswick, N.J. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Christie Defends Decision To Send NJ State Troopers To Baltimore

Over the sound of protesters upset with the move, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie on Wednesday defended his decision to send state troopers to Baltimore following riots there.

04/29/2015

David Wildstein, former director of interstate capital projects for the Port Authority, waits to testify at a hearing held by the Assembly Transportation Committee on Jan. 9, 2014, in Trenton, N.J. (credit: William Thomas Cain/Getty Images)

Report: Former Port Authority Official To Plead Guilty In Bridgegate Scandal

Wildstein could enter his plea Friday in Newark federal court, where grand jurors are hearing testimony on the scandal.

04/29/2015

New Jersey State House - Trenton, NJ - File Photo

NJ Republicans Blast Sweeney’s Plan To Tax Millionaires

State Senate President Steve Sweeney plans to introduce a tax on millionaires in order to help the state make a nearly $3 billion public pension payment.

04/29/2015

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Christie Rips Democratic Lawmakers Over Pension Lawsuit

Gov. Chris Christie is accusing Democratic lawmakers of “essentially suing themselves” for getting involved in a lawsuit over pension payments.

04/23/2015

Joanne Chesimard was convicted of the 1973 killing of New Jersey State Trooper Werner Foerster. (credit: FBI)

Obama Says Cuba Has Agreed To Address Cases Of US Fugitives

Obama’s move to remove Cuba from the terror list has been met with some opposition over the fugitives.

04/16/2015

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

NJ Senate President Rips Christie’s Social Security Proposal

Speaking in New Hampshire on Tuesday, Christie unveiled his national proposal to reform the Social Security system, which includes reducing payments for those making over $80,000 while phasing out Social Security altogether for those bringing in over $200,000.

04/15/2015

NJ Gov. Chris Christie delivers his state of the state address on Jan. 13, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Christie Proposes Pushing Back Age Of Eligibility For Social Security, Medicare

Christie’s proposal is part of a plan he says will cut deficits by $1 trillion over a decade, an approach he said would confront the nation’s “biggest challenges in an honest way.”

04/14/2015

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)

Christie At Town Hall: Don’t Expect My Political Style To Ever Be ‘Vanilla’

The potential Republican presidential contender will hold what his office says is his 134th town hall event Tuesday at the Old Bridge High School gymnasium in Matawan.

04/07/2015

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New Jersey Transportation Chief: Fund Will Be Broke After 2016

Transportation Commissioner Jamie Fox said Thursday at a Senate Budget Committee hearing that New Jersey’s transportation trust fund has enough money for fiscal year 2016, but will run out beyond that.

04/02/2015

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie, his wife Mary Pat Christie and his sons Patrick and Andrew Christie look on during the regional semifinal of the 2014 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament  at Madison Square Garden on March 28, 2014. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Gov. Christie’s Son Set To Intern With Mets This Summer

Chris Christie may never get to live out his dream of being the general manager of the Mets, but he can now live vicariously through his son.

04/01/2015

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)

Gov. Chris Christie Planning 2-Day Trip To New Hampshire

New Hampshire is seen as an especially important state for Christie. Voters there tend to be more receptive to moderate candidates than other early states.

03/31/2015

Hillary Rodham Clinton and Chris Christie (credit: Getty Images)

CBS Poll: Hillary Clinton Has Huge Support, Christie Has Most Skeptics

Forty-two percent of respondents said they would not consider voting for the New Jersey governor — more than any other listed potential candidate in either party.

03/29/2015

A man pumps gas in Washington Township, N.J. (credit: CBS2)

Debate Revs Up Over Raising New Jersey Gas Tax

The state’s Transportation Trust Fund, which gets money from the gas tax, is running out of money needed to repair potholes, bridges and more.

03/16/2015

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NJ Senate To Vote To Reject Exxon Mobil Settlement

New Jersey’s Senate is going to consider a resolution that calls for a judge to reject Gov. Chris Christie’s $225 million settlement with Exxon Mobil.

03/16/2015

Lawmakers and residents of Linden speak out a recent settlement reached by Exxon Mobile and the state. (credit: Levon Putney/WCBS 880)

Lawmakers, Linden Residents Vow To Fight Exxon Settlement

State Sen. Ray Lesniak, other lawmakers and residents of Linden stood in a park across a highway from the refineries on Friday to slam the $225 million settlement announced last week by Gov. Chris Christie’s administration.

03/13/2015

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