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  • Unions, Chris Christie clashing again

    Gov. Chris Christie's summertime talks with residents in beach communities starting Tuesday come with a theme that has some of his biggest critics riled up anew.

  • Chris Christie feels the love in Iowa

    MARION, Iowa -- At 3 p.m. on a Thursday, well after any lunch rush had come and gone, MJ's Restaurant in Marion was teeming with activity. Local Republicans filled seats at nearly bare tables -- a coffee mug here, an iced tea there -- and dozens of reporters loitered, all waiting to see Gov....

  • NJ governor to appear at Illinois GOP fundraiser

    CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois Republican gubernatorial candidate Bruce Rauner (ROW'-nur) is getting a boost from New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie. Christie is expected to appear at a July 25 downtown Chicago fundraiser with Rauner and his lieutenant governor running mate, Evelyn Sanguinetti. That's...

  • Christie to address Wall Street crowd

    NEW YORK (AP) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie will be speaking and lunching with a Wall Street crowd. Christie will be the luncheon speaker Wednesday at CNBC's Delivering Alpha conference in New York City. The conference says it brings together the most important players in asset management...

  • Another Chris Christie aide to testify on lane shutdown

    TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — One of Gov. Chris Christie's top aides is scheduled to answer questions this week from lawmakers who are investigating traffic jams last year near the George Washington Bridge even as Christie tries to put any hint of scandal behind him. Regina Egea is to appear Thursday...

  • Rand Paul pulling away, reaches 20% for first time in 2016 GOP poll

    Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul, the most active candidate on the 2016 Republican presidential trail, is starting to pull away from the field of competitors, reaching 20 percent support for the first time this year, according to a new Zogby Analytics poll. The June 27-29 poll found Paul building a big...

  • Survey: Millennials like Hillary Clinton even more than Obama, bad news for GOP

    Millennial voters like Hillary Clinton even more than President Obama, a potential danger sign for the GOP as it gropes for an able 2016 challenger.

  • VIDEO: Poll shows Hillary Clinton leading potential 2016 presidential field

    Democrat Hillary Clinton holds a commanding lead over her presumed challengers in the 2016 presidential race, and most voters say they've heard enough to make up their minds about the former Secretary of State.

  • 2016 poll: Hillary Clinton drops below 50% for first time; 'lackluster' book rollout blamed

    Pollster John Zogby says Hillary Clinton's "lackluster" book tour has knocked her popularity down to below 50 percent in key 2016 presidential matchups.

  • Chris Christie veto expected on New Jersey budget

    Gov. Chris Christie is expected to sign a state budget, but not before doing major surgery to it with line-item vetoes.

  • AP sources: Christie faces another bridge probe

    NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — An 82-year-old steel truss bridge featured in the opening credits of "The Sopranos" and in Orson Welles' 1938 broadcast of "War of the Worlds" is now the second bridge for which Gov. Chris Christie's administration is facing an investigation. The Manhattan district...

  • Judge to hear arguments over pension contributions

    A judge is set to hear arguments over New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's plan to use pension payments to balance the budget.

  • VIDEO: Hillary Clinton up in Iowa; Chris Christie closing the gap

    A new poll from the bellwether state of Iowa shows Hillary Clinton leading her possible Republican challengers in the 2016 presidential race.

  • Poll: Ben Carson surges, a top threat to Hillary Clinton in 2016

    Ben Carson, the retired neurosurgeon, Obamacare critic and New York Times best-selling author, has become a surprise top challenger to former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton in a 2016 presidential matchup, according to a new poll. Rasmussen Reports finds that Carson places just behind...

  • VIDEO: Chris Christie blasts Obama administration on foreign policy

    New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie said Friday the Obama administration hasn't pushed American views strongly enough overseas and that's one of the main reason Iraq is seeing an increase in violence. Speaking at the Faith & Freedom Coalition's Road to Majority conference, the possible 2016...



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