Embattled Christie appointee resigns

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Port Authority head David Samson, an ally of Gov. Chris Christie and one of the key individuals cited in the ongoing investigations into the George Washington Bridge lane closure scandal, has resigned.

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BREAKING: Christie knew about bridge lane closures while they were shut, former official says

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EXCLUSIVE: Mayor claims Christie camp held Sandy money hostag

Two senior members of Gov. Chris Christie’s administration warned that Hoboken, N.J., would be starved of Hurricane Sandy relief funds unless the mayor approved a redevelopment project favored by the governor, according to the city official and emails and personal notes she shared with msnbc.

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Big toll: Christie apologizes after bridge traffic scandal, fires staff responsible

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Saying that he is “embarrassed and humiliated” by the behavior of his staff, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie apologized Thursday for the bridge lane-closure scandal that has swamped his administration and announced the firing of a top aide who tried to exact political revenge against a Democratic mayor.

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Chris Christie: I was ‘misled by a member of my staff’ in bridge controversy

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The New Jersey governor denied knowing about a scheme to close bridge access lanes to bully a local political rival, calling the reported actions of a top aide “unacceptable.”

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Christie: Presidential frenzy ‘flattering,’ but I’m good with governor for now

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The day after his victory in New Jersey, Gov. Chris Christie says speculation about a presidential run is “complimentary,” but he’s committed to the job he “got re-elected to do.”

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Chris Christie drops challenge to same-sex marriage in New Jersey

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New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie abandoned the state’s legal challenge to same-sex marriage on Monday, hours after gay couples began tying the knot in the wake of a court ruling.

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Christie signs N.J. bill banning ‘conversion therapy’

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New Jersey on Monday became the second state to prevent licensed therapists from counseling gay and lesbian youths to change their sexual orientation, so-called “conversion therapy” that has drawn fire nationwide. 

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Christie gives conditional OK to broader medicinal marijuana use

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New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, a potential 2016 presidential contender, gave conditional approval to legislation that would allow wider use of medicinal marijuana in his state Friday, including making it available to children in edible form.

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Chris Christie rises above polarized nation, NBC News/WSJ poll shows

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The New Jersey governor now enjoys nearly equal appeal among Democrats, Republicans and independents, according to the poll.

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Reunited! Obama and Christie tour the Shore

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With New Jersey’s Governor Chris Christie facing a tough reelection in a liberal-leaning state and President Obama facing a trio of scandals, a reunion on a Sandy-ravaged beach benefits both leaders.

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Prince Harry joins Gov. Chris Christie on tour of storm-damaged NJ

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Prince Harry continued his American tour Tuesday with a visit to New Jersey to inspect residential areas still devastated by last fall’s Superstorm Sandy.

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NJ Gov. Chris Christie reveals he underwent weight-loss surgery

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New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has revealed that he secretly underwent lap-band stomach surgery just over two months ago to lose weight for the sake of his family.

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Fearing ‘SNL’ spoof, Gov. Christie dodges Twinkie ‘setup’

New Jersey’s Gov. Chris Christie suspects a setup when a reporter asks him to comment on the Hostess shutdown, saying “I’m on Saturday Night Live enough. You think you’re getting me behind this microphone and having me talk about Twinkies. You people are the worst.”