JERSEY CITY, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) – Gov. Chris Christie is paying tribute to military veterans.
The Republican governor visited Ellis Island Wednesday morning to lay a wreath in the Grand Hall as part of a Wreaths Across America ceremony.
The nonprofit group organizes wreath-laying ceremonies on the second Saturday of December each year across the country to honor veterans and fallen service members.
Lt. Gov. Kim Guadagno participated in a similar event at the State House in Trenton on Monday.
Another ceremony is planned at Finns Point National Cemetery on Saturday.
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