Gov. Chris Christie says he asked staff members to get more details about traffic tie-ups in Fort Lee last year soon after they were over and he heard they were a source of contention.
Christina Genovese Renna is among 17 people close to Christie being subpoenaed by a state legislative panel.
The Super Bowl in New Jersey is not providing a respite for Gov. Chris Christie as he has gone on the offensive after the latest allegations in the traffic-jam scandal some say could derail his possible 2016 presidential bid.
All governors look forward to an annual address before state lawmakers and the public, a mini-bully pulpit that offers a televised platform to publicize their accomplishments and rally support for their agenda.
Chris Christie may have been nearly 200 miles away, but his struggles in New Jersey buzzed through the hallways of a Washington hotel this week as hundreds of Republican officials gathered to debate the GOP’s future.
Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus says a traffic jam scandal won’t disqualify New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie from running for president.
Gov. Chris Christie was re-elected with ease Tuesday, demonstrating the kind of broad, bipartisan appeal that will serve as his opening argument should he seek the Republican presidential nomination in 2016.
A year after losing a presidential race many Republicans thought was winnable, the party arguably is in worse shape than before. The GOP is struggling to control tensions between its tea party and establishment wings and watching approval ratings sink to record lows.
Health care, budgets and education topped the official agenda for governors at their annual summer summit.
Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul is hitting back at New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie in the two Republicans’ ongoing spat over national security.