Gov. Chris Christie

Secretary of Health and Human Services Sylvia Matthews Burwell testifies on funding requests for US border security and immigration policies for undocumented immigrants along the southern U.S. border, especially children, during a Senate Appropriations Committee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., on July 10, 2014. (credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Health Secretary Meets Privately With Dozens Of Governors Whose States Will House Thousands Of Immigrant Children

Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Matthews Burwell met privately with dozens of governors Sunday as the Obama administration tried to get support from the leaders of states that will host thousands of the Central American children who have crossed the Mexican border on their own since Oct. 1.

07/14/2014

Supreme Court Likely To Allow Muslim Inmate To Grow Out Beard  (credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Justices Rebuff NJ’s Effort On Sports Betting

The Supreme Court on Monday left in place a ban on sports gambling in New Jersey, rebuffing an attempt to bring betting on professional and college sporting events to Atlantic City casinos and the state’s racetracks.

06/23/2014

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie speaks during the Republican Jewish Coalition spring leadership meeting at The Venetian Las Vegas on March 29, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nev. (credit: Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Christie: It Would Be ‘Stressful’ To Run Against Jeb Bush In 2016

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie admits it would be “stressful” if he ran against former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush in 2016.

05/14/2014

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie speaks during the American Conservative Union Conference on March 6, 2014 in National Harbor, Md. (credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Christie To Obama: ‘What The Hell Are We Paying You For?’

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie didn’t mince words when criticizing President Barack Obama’s leadership.

03/07/2014

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GOP Presidential Hopefuls Vie For Clout With Base

Republicans vying for the GOP presidential nomination in 2016 auditioned Thursday before some of the nation’s most ardent conservative leaders, calling for the party to unite behind a clear agenda and draw contrasts with Democrats.

03/06/2014

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Christie: ‘Elect A New President’ If You Want To Fix Obamacare

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has an idea of how to fix Obamcare – by electing a new president.

03/04/2014

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie delivers his budget address for fiscal year 2015 to the Legislature, on Feb. 25, 2014 at the Statehouse in Trenton, N.J. (credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Christie Joined By Romney At GOP Fundraiser

His political future clouded by scandal, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie pressed ahead on a national fundraising tour Thursday, but kept a low profile during a brief Boston appearance that attracted GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney and intense criticism from Democrats.

02/28/2014

Stymied by a divided Congress, President Barack Obama appealed for help from the nation's governors Monday as he seeks to advance economic policies that stand little chance of winning passage on Capitol Hill. Photo by Martin H. Simon-Pool/Getty Images)

Obama Looks To More ‘Practical’ State Level Leaders For Economic Help

Stymied by a divided Congress, President Barack Obama appealed for help from the nation’s governors Monday as he seeks to advance economic policies that stand little chance of winning passage on Capitol Hill.

02/24/2014

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie speaks at a Economic Club of Chicago luncheon moderated by Greg Brown, Chairman & CEO of Motorola Solutions on Feb. 11, 2014 in Chicago, Ill. (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Vt. Gov: ‘Christie May Be Hiding Under A Bridge’ As Nation’s Governors Gather In DC

Moving cautiously to repair his image, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is maintaining a low profile this weekend as the nation’s governors gather in Washington.

02/22/2014

Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., speaks to members of the media after an East Room event that President Barack Obama announced San Antonio, Philadelphia, Los Angeles, Southeastern Kentucky, and the Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma as "Promise Zones" on Jan. 9, 2014 at the White House in Washington, D.C. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Rand Paul: Christie Scandal Is ‘A Bigger Issue Than Just Traffic’

The intense scrutiny underscores the tremendous political pressure Christie faces as one of his party’s most popular figures ahead of the 2016 presidential contest.

01/14/2014

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