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New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie delivers his budget address on Feb. 26, 2014 in Trenton. (credit: Getty Images)

Christie: N.J. Students Will Have To Make Up Snow Days

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie said Wednesday night that the state’s schoolchildren will have to make up the snow days they have missed in this unusually harsh winter.

02/26/2014

Gov. Chris Christie

Down Comes Christie’s Hand And Snuffs A Spider Out

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie had no mercy for a spider that crawled up onto his desk as he spoke to a group of children late last week.

05/06/2013

NYC Program To Fight Chronic Absenteeism In Schools

Hundreds of New York City schoolchildren who were chronically absent last year will get a boost from mentors assigned to keep them in school.

08/19/2010