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Christie Says Virginia Shootings Show Lax Gun-Law Enforcement

bloomberg.com — New Jersey Governor Chris Christie, responding to the fatal shootings of a Virginia television reporter and cameraman, said the U.S. should enforce existing gun laws rather than pass new ones.
Aug 27, 2015

“Let’s focus on what the real problem is: We’re not enforcing the laws,” Christie says - bloom.bg/1Ikvwev via @bpolitics

Aug 27, 2015

Christie Says Virginia Shootings Show Lax Gun-Law Enforcement bloom.bg/1Ikvwev via @bpolitics @tdopp

Aug 27, 2015

Christie Says Virginia Shootings Show Lax Gun-Law Enforcement fb.me/3sJQkfH05

Christie Criticizes Obama Comments on Guns After Va. Shooting

bloomberg.com — N.J. Gov. Chris Christie criticizes President Obama over comment that the number of U.S. gun-related deaths "dwarfs" fatalities through terrorism.

Anti-Christie PAC Closing as N.J. Governor’s Campaign Founders

bloomberg.com — A super-PAC called Stop Chris Christie is shutting down, saying the New Jersey governor's campaign for the Republican presidential nomination is so underwhelming that opposition is no longer necessary. "We looked at the polls and all the indicators seem to be showing that Chris Christie is going nowhere fast," Tom Bjorklund, treasurer of the political-action committee, said in interview.
Aug 25, 2015

RT @tdopp: Anti-Christie PAC Closing as N.J. Governor’s Campaign Founders bloom.bg/1JubKxX via @bpolitics

Aug 25, 2015

Anti-Christie PAC Closing as N.J. Governor’s Campaign Founders: bloomberg.com/politics/artic…

Aug 26, 2015

The little super-PAC that wouldn't .... Anti-Christie PAC Closing as N.J. Governor’s Campaign Founders bloom.bg/1JubKxX via @bpolitics

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Biden Visits Presidential Battleground But Delivers No Speeches

bloomberg.com — While the political rumor mill was working overtime with speculation about his political future, Vice President Joe Biden quietly flew to Cleveland today to attend the funeral of former Representative Louis Stokes, the first African American to represent Ohio in Congress.
Aug 25, 2015

RT @business: .@JoeBiden makes low-key trip to Cleveland for the funeral of an African American political trailblazer bloom.bg/1IduuAR

Christie Joins With Rabbis to Urge Votes Against Iran Agreement

bloomberg.com — New Jersey Governor Chris Christie teamed up with Rabbi Shmuley Boteach to urge the New Jersey congressional delegation to vote against the Iran nuclear agreement.
Aug 25, 2015

Christie Joins Rabbi Boteach to Urge Votes Against Iran Deal bloom.bg/1hEmVhP via @business @tdopp

Aug 25, 2015

Christie Joins With Rabbis to Urge Votes Against Iran Agreement fb.me/3pn9bux8Y

Aug 25, 2015

RT @bpolitics: Chris Christie teams up with Rabbi Shmuley Boteach to push for votes against the Iran deal bloom.bg/1hEmVhP pic.twitter.com/b5jLXBxJy6

De Blasio Becomes Republican Whipping Boy as Approval Plummets

bloomberg.com — New York Mayor Bill de Blasio says he wants to influence the 2016 U.S. presidential race. Republicans are making his wish come true. De Blasio, a Democrat who vowed to use the campaign to raise the nation's awareness of income inequality, has instead become the target of Republican candidates who call him a symbol of inept liberalism.
Aug 25, 2015

RT @tdopp: De Blasio Becomes Republican Whipping Boy as Approval Plummets bloom.bg/1JgqOQB via @bpolitics

Aug 25, 2015

RT @hgoldman77: Republican Presidential Candidates See Mayor de Blasio as a target of opportunity: bloomberg.com/politics/artic…

Aug 25, 2015

RT @hgoldman77: Republican Presidential Candidates See Mayor de Blasio as a target of opportunity: bloomberg.com/politics/artic…

Aug 25, 2015

RT @hgoldman77: Republican Presidential Candidates See Mayor de Blasio as a target of opportunity: bloomberg.com/politics/artic…

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Christie’s Recovery Elusive as Bond Market Penalizes New Jersey

bloomberg.com — As New Jersey prepared for its biggest bond sale in more than two years, Governor Chris Christie's office said a break in rating cuts for the Garden State showed that its finances are on the mend. Bond prices suggest otherwise.
Aug 24, 2015

Christie’s Recovery Elusive as Bond Market Penalizes New Jersey fb.me/1VKgG1hBP

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Booker Torn Between Obama and N.J. Rabbi as He Weighs Iran Vote

bloomberg.com — As Cory Booker makes up his mind on the Iran nuclear deal, the New Jersey senator must choose between two close friends and political supporters: President Barack Obama and Rabbi Shmuley Boteach. Booker may be in the toughest spot of any Senate Democrat as he faces a barrage of advertising, lobbying and personal appeals before congressional votes in mid-September on the deal between Iran and six world powers.
Aug 20, 2015

Cory Booker "may be in the toughest spot of any Senate Democrat" as he decides on Iran, write @KathleenEMiller @tdopp bloom.bg/1NGFN9C

Aug 20, 2015

RT @greggiroux: Cory Booker "may be in the toughest spot of any Senate Democrat" as he decides on Iran, write @KathleenEMiller @tdopp bloom.bg/1NGFN9C

Aug 20, 2015

Booker Torn Between Obama and N.J. Rabbi as He Weighs Iran Vote bloom.bg/1NGFN9C via @bpolitics @tdopp @kathleenemiller

Aug 20, 2015

Booker Torn Between Obama and N.J. Rabbi as He Weighs Iran Vote, by @tdopp bloom.bg/1NGFN9C via @bpolitics

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Christie to Work With Foxx on ‘Substantial Federal’ Tunnel Grant

bloomberg.com — New Jersey Governor Chris Christie and U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx will work to obtain a "substantial federal grant" toward building new Hudson River rail tunnels, according to a joint statement.
Aug 18, 2015

Christie to Work With Foxx on ‘Substantial Federal’ Tunnel Grant bloom.bg/1LhKAy2 via @business @tdopp

Aug 19, 2015

Christie: “I showed up today, right?” Christie, Foxx to Seek ‘Substantial’ U.S. Grant for Tunnel - Bloomberg bloomberg.com/news/articles/…

Christie’s Political Ambitions Confront Need for U.S. Tunnel Aid

bloomberg.com — Governor Chris Christie's effort to win the Republican presidential nomination could be at odds with a looming New Jersey transportation crisis that may force him to seek billions of dollars in federal money for a new rail tunnel.
Aug 18, 2015

A look at Chris Christie’s Political Ambitions vs. a NJ-NYC rail tunnel by @tdopp @jplungis bloom.bg/1gTw8BW via @bpolitics

Aug 18, 2015

Christie’s Political Ambitions Confront Need for U.S. Commuter-Tunnel Aid bloom.bg/1gTw8BW via @bpolitics @tdopp #njtransit #Amtrak

Aug 18, 2015

Christie’s Political Ambitions Confront Need for U.S. Tunnel Aid fb.me/7MFe2MVhX

Aug 18, 2015

Chris Christie’s Political Ambitions Confront Need for U.S. Tunnel Aid bloom.bg/1gTw8BW via @bpolitics

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Aug 27, 2015

“Let’s focus on what the real problem is: We’re not enforcing the laws,” Christie says - bloom.bg/1Ikvwev via @bpolitics

Aug 27, 2015

Makings morning show rounds, @ChrisChristie calls Virginia killings tragedy, faults @POTUS and says more government unwarranted.

Aug 26, 2015

The little super-PAC that wouldn't .... Anti-Christie PAC Closing as N.J. Governor’s Campaign Founders bloom.bg/1JubKxX via @bpolitics

Aug 25, 2015

Pataki joins the caravan of critics -- De Blasio Becomes Republican Whipping Boy as Approval Drops bloom.bg/1JgqOQB via @bpolitics


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