chris christie

Are We a Nation of Liars?

A few days ago, former President Barack Obama announced that “there’s no actual evidence that there was anything illegal or fraudulent taking place.” That the former president is lying is obvious: Obama cannot be unaware of the evidence, from multiple whistleblower reports, to the multistate discovery of uncounted, wrongly counted, and ballots counted multiple times, to the huge vote [...]

Obama Drags Feet to Avoid Offending Political Pals

Leadership, said New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie in his press conference Tuesday announcing he would not reverse his decision not to run for president, is something you can't be taught or learn. "Leadership today in America has to be about doing the big things and being courageous." No one doubts that Christie has shown this [...]

Hearing ‘God’s Call’

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie is being urged to seek the Republican presidential nomination. There is a genuine groundswell for Christie. Asked last week at the Reagan Library whether he will enter the race, Christie gave a very interesting answer. Citing the example of Ronald Reagan, he stated: “I know, without ever having met President [...]

Governor Chris Christie: reformer or demagogue?

New Jersey governor Chris Christie is one of the more intriguing political figures today, even for those who don't agree with him. In this weekend's New York Times Magazine, Matt Bai considers Christie's appeal, his political strengths, and his case against public-sector unions in his attempt to haul New Jersey out of its giant sink [...]

Friday Free-for-All: February 18

It's Friday morning, so it must be time for links: Mark Levin doesn't understand the conservative support of Chris Christie for president. Citing Ann Coulter's push to get Christie in the race for 2012, he writes: Does she support his positions on: gun control, amnesty, the appointment of an Islamist to the bench, the green [...]

A Catholic Governor Embraces Subsidiarity

The new governor of New Jersey, Chris Christie, is distinguishing himself in two ways as a Catholic politician. Not only he is pro-life, but he is also aggressively pursuing a set of policies grounded in the principle of subsidiarity. At a time when most prominent Catholic politicians -- Nancy Pelosi, Joe Biden, and John Kerry [...]

Will New Jersey Elect a Pro-Life Catholic Governor?

As of a few days ago, a pro-life Catholic held the lead in the New Jersey governor's race. Chris Christie has been steadily polling ahead of the current Democratic governor, Jon Corzine, and the other Republican candidate for the nomination. Christie's eleven point lead over Corzine, and 25 point lead over his closest GOP challenger, [...]

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