New Jersey governor Chris Christie
“I said, ‘Listen, Roger, I can’t guarantee the lights aren’t going to go out,'” Christie said. “‘But if they do, there will be bodies strewn in the parking lot for the people who are responsible for the lights going out.'”
“I hereby challenge Governor Christie to a three-mile race, a push-up contest and a chin-up contest,” Brown proclaimed. “And whatever he wants to bet, I have no doubt of the outcome.”
Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney has selected Wisconsin Rep. Paul Ryan to be his running mate. Romney and Ryan are kicking off a four-day bus tour that will take them to as many states.
Bergen County legislators are saying that they will only support Gov. Christie’s education legislation if it includes as much as half-a-billion dollars for various colleges and institutions in North Jersey.