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Christie snubbed by
CPAC, a badge of honor

Star-Ledger [Newark, NJ], by Editorial

Original Article

Posted By:KarenJ1, 2/28/2013 12:40:41 PM

The polls tells us that New Jerseyans love Gov. Chris Christie, even though they disagree with him on a range of issues, from the minimum wage to gay marriage. One reason is that he is not a bobblehead partisan who spouts the predictable lines every time his button is pushed. This man speaks his mind. We saw that when he went after House Speaker John Boehner in defense of the victims of Hurricane Sandy. Boehner, a fellow Republican, had delayed the vote on relief, 10 weeks after the storm, and then wouldn’t return calls. The governor went ballistic.

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This certainly is a snarky editorial. ´These guys could learn something about politics from Christie.´ Really? Now we have to kiss the ring of 0bama in order to be acceptable. No thanks.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Stlouislaxbros dad, 2/28/2013 12:49:22 PM     (No. 9201068)


The headline is incomplete as, being accurate, it should be:

"Christie snubbed by CPAC, a badge of honor for CPAC"

There...


Reply 2 - Posted by: King of all trolls, 2/28/2013 12:51:20 PM     (No. 9201070)

Only in New Jersey.


   

 

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Reply 3 - Posted by: HerbVA, 2/28/2013 12:52:54 PM     (No. 9201072)

I bet they love the senile old goat Lautenberg,who would need electroshock to improve to the level of bubble headed partisan.


What do you expect from anything out of Newark?


Reply 4 - Posted by: M Stuart, 2/28/2013 1:42:43 PM     (No. 9201172)

I think CPAC should have invited him. He´s done some remarkable things standing up to unions.

I think the LSM ought to be able to find something to do other than TRY to make trouble for Republicans. This would not have been noticed if they had not pushed it.

I dislike Christie because of his 0bama boot-licking and harm during the election. But this does not make me discount his refreshing retorts to stupid people in the press.

It takes all kinds to make a world. New Jersey would have rejected out of hand the kind of sensible people we usually elect. Christie can do some good in New Joisey. That´s pretty amazing.


Reply 5 - Posted by: Flipper3, 2/28/2013 1:44:41 PM     (No. 9201178)

A badge of honor. Seriously.


Reply 6 - Posted by: Axeman, 2/28/2013 2:43:34 PM     (No. 9201282)

He needs many, many more such badges piled on him. Back the truck up.


Reply 7 - Posted by: Freedom First, 2/28/2013 3:10:39 PM     (No. 9201332)

Ya gotta love our lefty media. They all love a "maverick" when that person is a GOPer playing nice to Dems and embarrassing conservatives. Do you think they would be writing the same spittle about a Dem who was agreeing with and working with the GOP? Not on your life.

Anyone buying this nonsense is a fool.


   

 

  


 
Reply 8 - Posted by: civilservant, 2/28/2013 3:12:06 PM     (No. 9201335)

#4, see my tag? I work here in NJ, for NJ.

CC has done NOTHING to the Unions.
NOTHING.
Our Public workforce GREW by %7 this year. Nothing but AA/EEOC hires to round out our very ´diverse´ work force.
Why, the guy who pulled it out and did what one does with it-AT HIS DESK, TWICE- was promoted above me.
But, he could be Barry´s son, so.........

CC is smoke and mirrors.

And he always has been.


Reply 9 - Posted by: noproblems, 2/28/2013 3:18:28 PM     (No. 9201345)

apparently a lot of morons live in NJ. my condolences to those who live in NJ and who have a triple digit IQ


Reply 10 - Posted by: logiclogger, 2/28/2013 3:29:30 PM     (No. 9201365)

Of course the editorial would not expand on why the Relief bill was delayed. It would contradict their agenda.


Reply 11 - Posted by: SheikYerBooty, 2/28/2013 3:34:38 PM     (No. 9201372)

Christie is the RINO front runner for the 2016 nomination.


Reply 12 - Posted by: InOhio, 2/28/2013 4:47:23 PM     (No. 9201458)

Here I thought it was the Obama photo-op where OBAMA promised Christie that the victims of Sandy would receive immediate aid and attention and that HE would not allow red tape to slow their rebuilding efforts.

When exactly did it become Boehner´s job to make good on Obama´s promises?

Obama lied like the thief he is, and suddenly it is Boehner´s fault? Please.


   

 

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Reply 13 - Posted by: tisHimself, 2/28/2013 4:59:02 PM     (No. 9201471)

XI, Jeb already has staked out that claim.


Reply 14 - Posted by: DiverDan, 3/1/2013 12:23:50 AM     (No. 9201946)

CONSERVATIVE Political Action Committee (CPAC).
Look at Christie´ stand on issues. Guess it depends where you draw the line between conservative and moderate. He´s anti-second amendment, squishy on abortion, immigration, and not for small government, just to name a few he has talked about.



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