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Governor Chris Christie

Gov. Chris Christie addresses a town hall meeting in Washington Township (Gloucester County), NJ - Nov 15, 2010 - Photo: Tim Larsen / Governor's Office

NJ Gov. Christie Delivers First State of the State Speech

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie outlined his accomplishments and his future agenda in his first state of the state address on Tuesday.

01/11/2011

Governor Chris Christie delivers the Commencement Address at the Winter Commencement Ceremony for the University of Delaware in Newark, DE on Sunday, Jan. 9, 2011. (Governor's Office/Tim Larsen)

Christie Gives Delaware Commencement Address

The New Jersey governor picked up an honorary degree Sunday when he returned to his alma mater.

01/09/2011

Gov. Chris Christie (AP Photo/Mel Evans)

NJ Saltwater Fishing Registry Goes To Governor

The bill does not fund the registry, which helps the federal government keep track of who is catching what.

01/07/2011

Gov. Chris Christie (Credit: Tim Larsen / Governor's Office)

Gov. Christie Nominates Education Chief

Christopher Cerf praised New Jersey’s education system but says the gap between students of economic privilege and those born into poverty remains “a shameful problem.”

12/20/2010

Newark Mayor Cory Booker

Newark Mayor Touts Bi-Partisanship On Talk Show

Newark Mayor Cory Booker banged the bi-partison drum Sunday morning on NBC’s “Meet the Press,” saying partisan rhetoric was good for ratings but not for progress.

12/19/2010

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie

Report: Christie To Nominate NJ Education Chief

The Education Department has been led by an acting commissioner since Christie fired Bret Schundler in August after the state lost $400 million in federal education aid.

12/17/2010

Gov. Chris Christie

Feds Say NJ Governor Knew Risk Of Tunnel

Federal Transportation Department documents show New Jersey Transit sought a new Early System Work Agreement in January to speed up the project.

12/10/2010

Generic Casino File Photo (credit: CBS 2)

Bills To Revive NJ Casinos Advance

A report to Gov. Christie on the future of gaming recommended the state get out of the horse racing business. A $30 million subsidy to fatten racing purses was recently allowed to lapse.

12/10/2010

Gov. Chris Christie (AP Photo/Mel Evans)

Law Firm Hired To Fight Hudson Tunnel Tab

New Jersey Transit’s Board of Directors on Thursday was set to consider whether to hire a Washington, D.C., law firm. Patton Boggs would be paid $485 per hour to challenge the Federal Transit Authority’s tab.

12/09/2010

Gov. Chris Christie (Photo/Getty Images), School Bus (Photo/Clipart.com)

NJ Teachers Union Offering Its Own Reform Plan

Gov. Chris Christie has spent much of his first year in office criticizing schools for being inefficient and the teachers union for keeping them that way.

12/07/2010

N.J. Gov. Chris Christie (file)

New NJ Law Aims To Protect Student Athletes

Gov. Chris Christie signed into law a bill that requires coaches to remove any player who shows signs of a concussion. Those students would need to be cleared by a doctor before they can compete again.

12/07/2010

Gov. Chris Christie holds a town hall meeting - Moorestown, NJ - Oct 28, 2010 - Photo: Tim Larsen / Governor's Office

Christie Wants $271M Tunnel Tab Eliminated

Christie this week approved the hiring of a high-powered Washington, D.C. law firm to wage the battle on the tunnel tab.

12/03/2010

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie

Christie Expects NJN To Stay On Air

Christie originally wanted the station sold or its license transferred. Now the administration wants the state to retain the license and enter an agreement for others to provide content.

12/03/2010

Tappan Zee Bridge (credit: Evan Bindelglass / Special to WCBS 880)

Gov. Paterson Wants NJ, Fed Help For Tappan Zee

The cost to rebuild the Tappan Zee is estimated as high as $16 billion.

12/02/2010

Fallon (AP Photo/Evan Agostini, file), Christie (AP Photo/Mel Evans)

Christie’s Comedy: Springsteen Is Real Boss Of NJ

The governor, who regularly peppers his speeches with jokes, got some in with Fallon, too.

11/24/2010

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