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Jeb Bush Says He Was More Successful as Governor Than Chris Christie

December 23, 2015
Ashley Parker, Maggie Haberman | The New York Times
Jeb Bush took a direct jab at Gov. Chris Christie’s economic stewardship of New Jersey on Tuesday as he campaigned in New Hampshire, a sign of Mr. Bush’s growing anxiety about the rising stature of a rival whose campaign once seemed doomed.
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In New Hampshire, no one does town halls quite like Chris Christie

December 2, 2015
Dan Balz | The Washington Post
The art of the town hall is part of the lore and legend of New Hampshire’s presidential politics. Everybody has to do them. New Hampshire voters demand it. In the contest for the Republican nomination, no one does them quite like New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie.
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Do accuracy and truth still matter on the campaign trail?

December 1, 2015
Some of the presidential candidates have been playing with the truth on the campaign trail. Political director Lisa Desjardins takes a look at some questionable comments, while Amy Walter of The Cook Political Report and Tamara Keith of NPR join Gwen Ifill to examine why candidates are emboldened to defy fact-checkers, plus a Gov. Chris Christie endorsement and the Planned Parenthood shooting.
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Chris Christie’s Moment(?)

December 1, 2015
Reid Wilson | Morning Consult
In the ebb and flow of a presidential race, every campaign strives for its moment in the sun. Some (Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal) never get one. Others (Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker) fail to capitalize on theirs. Few ever get a second look from voters.
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Chris Christie on 2016 race

August 3, 2015
John Harwood | CNBC
In a wide-ranging interview, CNBC's John Harwood sits down with GOP presidential candidate Gov. Chris Christie, (R-N.J.), to discuss his run for the White House.
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Chris Christie’s Hard Truths

July 6, 2015
John Dickerson | Slate
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has launched a “telling it like it is” campaign for president. It’s his theme. “I mean what I say, and I say what I mean, and that's what America needs right now,” he says. The appeal of such a campaign is obvious. Voters are fed up with politicians who ladle out small doses of pap. Christie is presenting himself as an antidote to the voluminous and meaningless talking points.
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In New Hampshire, Chris Christie bets his candidacy on town hall meetings

July 3, 2015
Dan Balz, Philip Rucker | The Washington Post
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has been a presidential candidate for only a few days, but he already has settled into his routine: gather a crowd, remove his jacket and take questions -- and more questions and more questions.
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Can Christie take a page from John McCain’s 2000 campaign?

July 1, 2015
Dan Balz | The Washington Post
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie appears to have but one route into the thick of the competition for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination: the John McCain route.
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