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Christie Struggles To Recover
as Disappointment Runs deep

Associated Press, by Michael Catalini

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Posted By:toledo, 6/18/2017 10:18:16 PM

HOPEWELL TOWNSHIP, N.J. -- Gov. Chris Christie, who fell out of the running for president and then for a position in the Trump administration, has worked to improve his image this year, dedicating himself to the state and nation´s opioid epidemic and opening up again to New Jersey´s press corps. It hasn´t worked. His approval rating is among the lowest in history for any governor, as he enters the final months of his last term. He is under attack by the leading Democratic and Republican candidates - including his top deputy - running to succeed him. He describes himself as "old news." Only

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: kgjj, 6/18/2017 10:37:11 PM     (No. 11290757)

Anybody who would ever trust Christie for anything is out of their mind.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Rivetjoint, 6/18/2017 11:06:31 PM     (No. 11290774)

Quite the disappointment. Christie won reelection handily and then just walked away from NJ to further his ambitions. There was a lot of hope there after he defeated the detestable Jon Corzine for his first term but he simply frittered away all the good will of the voters.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Sandbar, 6/19/2017 1:14:11 AM     (No. 11290816)

The politician/diaper quote is far from original, often attributed to Reagan, and certainly not from a Jersey English teacher. Hard to imagine a political writer not recognizing it.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: arkfamily, 6/19/2017 6:04:50 AM     (No. 11290852)

Government should be limited. If a person is employed by the government, they work for the taxpayers and should be accountable to the taxpayers. Unfortunately, the taxpayers have become too lenient and forgiving.

Chris Christie is one of those people who forgot about the American taxpayer.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Trigger2, 6/19/2017 7:18:33 AM     (No. 11290878)

Christie´s problems all arose when he stopped talking and taking action like a bull in a china shop. He fell for the RINO and polls saying he would be beloved if he would just spend and dictate by a libtard would. More fool he.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: BirdsNest, 6/19/2017 7:45:09 AM     (No. 11290891)

Learn to live with disappointment, sir. The rest of us do. You are not that special.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: dukester, 6/19/2017 10:20:27 AM     (No. 11291047)

Keep in mind that this is the AP "reporting." No credibility here.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: MDConservative, 6/19/2017 11:08:49 AM     (No. 11291110)

Hubris...gets them every time.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: whyyeseyec, 6/19/2017 12:28:20 PM     (No. 11291186)

Jersey will revert to electing a Democrat governor, who will then raise their already enormous taxes....

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