In a wide-ranging interview on “CBS Sunday Morning,” New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie characterized himself as a “fighter,” who is “willing to mix it up to defend his or her point of view.”
CBS News has projected that President Barack Obama has won the state of Connecticut.
The Romney campaign says Christie will head to Des Moines, Cedar Rapids, and Dubuque on Friday to meet with voters.
The former three-term governor has been considering a run for months and has been trying to build support in the important primary states of Iowa and New Hampshire.
Pataki is a moderate, and would join a field led by fierce conservatives like Michele Bachmann and Rick Perry.
New Yorkers are dumping on “The Donald” for his aggressive campaign raising about whether President Barack Obama was born in the United States.
Musician Wyclef Jean has a new title: Presidential candidate.