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Chris Christie is not a friend to Public Education. Progressive Liberal, Are You Serious, Dying Of The Light, Chris Christie, Teacher Association, Teaching Profession, Left Wing, Keynote Speakers, Greed

New Jersey's Governor cut 1.6 billion from public education while adding $338,000 a year to the payroll for the governor's office for positions tied to promoting his image. Could this be because of the GWB scandal? Or are NJ taxpayers and their school-aged paying the cost for this presidential hopeful's run for the White House?

Chris Christie, Governor of New Jersey, is not a crook. ~ US News & World Report Chris Christie, New Jersey, Make Me Smile, Editorial, Bing Images, Cartoons, Politics, Cartoon, Animated Cartoons

Editorial Cartoons on Chris Christie

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Newark school boss Anderson cracks down on critics, suspends five principals in one day High Stakes Testing, Social Challenges, Chris Christie, Teacher Association, Teaching Profession, Education Reform, Red State, Hula Hoop, Big Money

Newark school boss Anderson cracks down on critics, suspends five principals in one day

At Newark’s Hawthorne Avenue School, the test scores are up, higher than state-imposed goals—and certainly better than those of the highly touted “Renew” schools favored by the administration. The hallways are quiet. Teachers and administrators get along. And this was all done despite central office’s stripping away of faculty resources and shameful neglect of the…

At Chris Christie town hall, woman says officials confiscated her 'Resign Christie' signs Town Hall Meeting, Chris Christie, Liberal Politics, Hurricane Sandy, After The Storm, Equal Rights, Police Officer, New Jersey, Equality

At Chris Christie town hall, woman says officials confiscated her 'Resign Christie' signs

One woman sitting at the front of the bleachers came with a message, typed in capital letters on a piece of white computer paper: "Resign Christie."

In his latest townhall, Chris Christie tried to resort to his old style of working the room. This time his ability to charm, deflect, intimidate and obfuscate didn't have that same old Christie . Chris Christie, Liberal Politics, Hurricane Sandy, Equal Rights, Change The World, Ny Times, New Jersey, Scandal, Awkward

FOR CHRISTIE, AWKWARD RETURN TO A SETTING HE ONCE RULED ~ When Chris Christie started to talk over a complaining questioner, a signature tactic of the bellicose, pre-scandal governor, the audience here briefly turned on him. “Answer the question,” some shouted. When he took a microphone from a long-winded speaker, the man startled Mr. Christie by snatching it right back. . . . NYTimes; 2/20/14

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Editorial Cartoons on Chris Christie

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"More snow?" "Those are subpoenas." (US News & World Report Editorial Cartoon ~ Chris Christie) Best Defense, Chris Christie, Political Cartoons, New Jersey, Olympics, Leadership, Laughter, The Past, Editorial

Editorial Cartoons on Chris Christie

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The real story isn't the mundane crimes that were alleged. It's the possible abuse of power by the administration's head prosecutor. Gag Order, Chris Christie, New Jersey, Other People, Crime, Editorial, Cover Up, Politics, Lawyer

What is the Christie administration hiding in this Hunterdon case?

The Attorney General's Office is determined to shield any information that explains its conduct, even hiring a private, politically connected law firm.

Most of the raises went to aides who set the stage at his town halls, handle his image in the media or schedule his events, according to The Record Chris Christie, Birth Records, Town Hall, Raising, Politics, Schedule, People, Stage

Christie gave raises to 27 staff members this year, report says

Most of the raises went to aides who set the stage at his town halls, handle his image in the media or schedule his events, according to The Record

Port Authority Official ‘Deeply Sorry’ for Closed Lanes Days In September, Chris Christie, The Agency, George Washington Bridge, Ny Times, New Jersey, Politics, David, Author

PORT AUTHORITY OFFICIAL "DEEPLY SORRY" FOR CLOSED LANES ~ Amid unyielding scrutiny into the role of Gov. Christie (NJ) and his administration re: the lane closings at the GWB, a top official of the Port Authority apologized to the commuters who sat in manufactured traffic over the course of several days in September. The remarks were delivered by David Samson, the agency’s chairman and a confidant to the governor, whose own role at the authority has been questioned. . . . - NYTimes; 2/19/14

Study Links Anxiety Drugs to Alzheimer’s Disease. "Alzheimer’s occurs more often among older people who have used benzodiazepines for long periods, researchers report. New York Times, Ny Times, Budget Planer, Think, Recipe Of The Day, So Little Time, Have Time, Sacramento, How To Plan

FEDERAL PROSECUTORS LOOK CLOSELY AT CHRISTIE'S AIDES ~ Bill Stepien's and Bridget Kelly's lawyers have argued that the subpoenas force their clients to testify against themselves, because they require them to accept the premise that they have emails or documents related to the lane closings. ~ Lawyers for the legislative committee argue that Ms. Kelly and Mr. Stepien cannot invoke their constitutional right against self-incrimination because they are not at risk of incrimination. ~ NYT…

Meet the Rockefeller Group: The Real Estate Company At the Eye of NJ's Political Storm The Christie administration allegedly pressured Hoboken's mayor over a development project Rockefeller was pushing. Election News, 2012 Election, Chris Christie, New Politics, Thoughts And Feelings, Social Issues, Pure Products, Deceit, Allegedly

More Damning Signs of Chris Christie's Corruption

NJ Gov's brother Todd Christie buys and sells property conveniently located near the site of a state-planned major renovation. The political press devoted nearly all of its attention on Tuesday to President Obama’s State of the Union address, which meant embattled New Jersey Governor Chris Christie had a rare respite from what has been, for weeks now, unrelentingly negative coverage. But as has been the case almost since the moment the “Bridgegate” story first broke, there was still the…

"The Governor - Revenge is a dish best served cold." (Editorial Cartoon on Chris Christie - US News) Chris Christie, State Of The Union, Potpourri, New Jersey, Revenge, Editorial, Politics, Cartoon, Education

Editorial Cartoons on Chris Christie

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