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New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, New York gubernatorial candidate Rob Astorino (Credit: Slaven Vlasic/Getty Images; CBS 2)

Christie On Astorino: I Don’t ‘Invest In Lost Causes’

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie said Monday he does not plan to campaign for Republican New York gubernatorial candidate Rob Astorino because he does not campaign for candidates he doesn’t think can win.

07/21/2014

New York And NJ Residents Struggle To Recover One Week After Superstorm Sandy

NJ Senate President Steve Sweeney Wants More Details On Sandy Spending

New Jersey Senate President Steve Sweeney says newly released reports on the state’s biggest Superstorm Sandy recovery projects are not detailed enough.

07/21/2014

Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)

‘The Rock’ Says He Has No Hard Feelings Toward Christie After Video Controversy

Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson has said he has no hard feelings toward New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, after he body-slammed Christie’s humorous attempt to sell a pension-reform plan.

07/19/2014

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie greets guests after delivering a speach at the "An Evening at the Fair" event with Scott County Republicans in the Starlight Ballroom at The Mississippi Valley Fairgrounds on July 17, 2014 in Davenport, Iowa. In addition to the event at the fairgrounds, Christie attended two fundraisers for Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad and Lt. Gov. Kim Reynolds and greeted patrons with them at MJ's Restaurant in Marion, Iowa. With this four-city Iowa tour many suggest Christie may be testing his support in the state with hopes of a 2016 Republican presidential nomination.  (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Christie Steers Talk Away From His Own Political Future In Iowa Tour

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie was crisscrossing the politically important state of Iowa on Thursday, but he kept the conversation away from his own political future and focused instead on Republicans running here this year.

07/17/2014

FILE -- Regina Egea, chief of staff to Gov. Chris Christie, listens as the governor delivers his budget address in Trenton on Feb. 25, 2014. (Credit: Getty Images)

Christie Aide: I Didn’t Alert Bosses About George Washington Bridge Traffic Jams

Regina Egea testified before a legislative panel that is investigating the closures.

07/17/2014

Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)

Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson Gives Chris Christie’s Fake Movie Thumbs Down

Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson has body-slammed New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie’s humorous attempt to sell a pension-reform plan.

07/16/2014

N.J. Gov. Chris Christie (Photo by Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images)

VIDEO: Christie Releases Mock Movie Trailer ‘No Pain, No Gain’

The governor’s office released a trailer Tuesday for a fake summer blockbuster movie titled, “No Pain. No Gain.”

07/15/2014

Sick Woman (file / credit: clipart.com)

New Jersey Lawmakers Try Again On Capping Payouts For Sick Days

Sen. Joe Kyrillos and Senate President Steve Sweeney introduced a bill to cap the payouts at $15,000 for retiring school and government employees.

07/11/2014

Developer Paul Fireman wants to build a casino near this site in Jersey City, New Jersey. (Credit: CBS 2)

Casinos In Northern New Jersey? Idea Doesn’t Sit Well With Everyone

Two state lawmakers have been pushing to set up casinos in northern New Jersey, but they – along with a developer who wants to build a casino in Jersey City – have been hit with some obstacles.

07/10/2014

Marc Ferzan, Executive Director of the Office of Recovery and Rebuilding, listens as New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie delivers his budget address for fiscal year 2015 to the Legislature,  February 25, 2014 at the Statehouse in Trenton, New Jersey. (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Christie’s Chief For Sandy Recovery Leaving Position

Marc Ferzan, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christe’s aide in charge of setting up and running the office for rebuilding New Jersey after Superstorm Sandy, is leaving the position for family reasons, the governor’s office said Tuesday.

07/08/2014

Home being elevated in Keansburg on July 7, 2014. (credit: Jim Smith/WCBS 880)

Christie Announces New Sandy Elevation Grants

Dozens more homeowners will be receiving grants to raise their homes above flood level in the aftermath of Superstorm Sandy.

07/07/2014

Gov. Chris Christie and Congressman Chris Smith at ribbon cutting for restored Ocean Grove boardwalk (credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

Ocean Grove Boardwalk Reopens For First Time Since Superstorm Sandy

The final Jersey shore boardwalk damaged by Superstorm Sandy has been reopened.

07/03/2014

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie speaks at a news briefing during the Republican Governors Association's quarterly meeting on May 21, 2014 in New York City.  Appearing with Christie was South Carolina Gov. Nikki R. Haley, Indiana Gov. Mike Pence and Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker. As Christie continues to move towards a potential 2016 presidential campaign, the ongoing bridge scandal and a New Jersey budget deficit threaten to undermine any campaign if he were to join the race.  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Protesters Crash Christie Town Hall Meeting After He Passes Budget, Vetoes Tax Hikes

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie was interrupted several times Tuesday, as he defended his veto of a series of tax hikes to fund the state employee pension system.

07/01/2014

New Jersey Statehouse - Trenton, NJ - File Photo

N.J. Lawmakers Pass Tax Hikes On Corporations, Wealthy; Christie Expected To Veto

The Democrat-controlled New Jersey Legislature voted Thursday to raise taxes on companies and high-earning individuals while fully funding pension funds for public employees, but no one doubts that Gov. Chris Christie will veto the measure.

06/26/2014

New Jersey Statehouse - Trenton, NJ - File Photo

N.J. Budget Committees Advance Bills To Raise Taxes On Corporations, High Earners

The New Jersey State Assembly budget committee on Tuesday night advanced bills to raise taxes on corporations and the wealthy, as an alternative to Gov. Chris Christie’s plan to slash the state’s contribution to public employee pension funds.

06/24/2014

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