Prominent Republicans leapt to Gov. Chris Christie’s defense while Democrats say it’s difficult to believe he knew nothing about a plan by a top aide to close lanes at a the George Washington Bridge.
Governor Christie went out of his way to praise the work that the President and his administration are doing, something that he got a lot of credit for…outside of the right-wing blogosphere.
The Republican National Committee made the official announcement Tuesday. National Republicans were attracted to his hard-charging style and his fiscal conservatism, but Christie said he had a job to do in New Jersey.
Businessman-turned-politician Bob Turner, the first member of the GOP to represent New York’s 9th district since 1923, was sworn in at the the nation’s capital Thursday.