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New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie delivers remarks and answers questions at the Brookings Institution, a non-partisan, public policy think tank, on July 9, 2012 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Christie: I’ll ‘Tell Some Very Direct Truths’ During RNC Keynote Address

Chris Christie, the sometimes abrasive but always entertaining governor of New Jersey, is set to be announced Tuesday as the keynote speaker for the Republicans’ national convention later this month.


University of Colorado Denver student Mahala Greer, left, and Mayor of San Antonio Julian Castro talk prior to President Barack Obama's State of the Union address on Jan. 24, 2012 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images)

San Antonio Mayor To Be First Hispanic Keynote Speaker At Dem Convention

The Democratic party has chosen the mayor of San Antonio to deliver the keynote address at the Democratic National Convention.