| Apr 1, 2015
| 2:33 PM
WASHINGTON— When Gov. Chris Christie privatized New Jersey's lottery two years ago, he said its new overseers would "modernize and maximize" the games.
Instead, a lottery once ranked among the nation's top performers is lagging for the second...
| Mar 7, 2015
| 6:43 AM
Chris Christie, whose presidential hopes have been running into increasing turbulence, sold himself to influential Republicans as a straight-talking problem solver during weekend appearances in South Florida.
The New Jersey governor isn't —...
| Jan 9, 2015
| 6:37 PM
U.S. prosecutors interviewed New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie as part of a probe into the George Washington Bridge lane closings in 2013.
“Governor Christie made clear from Day One that he and his administration would fully cooperate with all...
| Mar 3, 2015
| 5:17 PM
Presidential hopefuls are making strategic forays into South Florida, hoping to prevent the state's favorite son Republicans from locking up all the money and support and position themselves if Jeb Bush and Marco Rubio falter.
Wisconsin Gov. Scott...
| Feb 13, 2015
| 10:34 AM
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has had a tough winter, and it's not getting any better with a new poll showing his favorability dropping sharply in his home state.
Christie, who hopes to get his party's presidential nomination, wins a favorable view...
| Feb 24, 2015
| 3:04 PM
TRENTON, N.J. — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie on Tuesday proposed a $33.8 billion state budget for the fiscal year that starts July 1 — including no tax increases and flat spending for key items such as aid to schools — but the proposal...
| Feb 12, 2015
| 4:06 AM
It's early days yet, but that never stops a true political junkie from asking: "Well, who do you like in the '16 election?" The answer, in Virginia, for now, seems to be Hillary.
Clinton beats every Republican hopeful in head-to-head matchups, the...
| Feb 12, 2015
| 2:08 PM
Good for Gov. Dannel P. Malloy for making his recent influenza vaccination a public event. It's important for Connecticut's leader to counter the recent anti-vaccine blather from New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, U.S. Sen. Rand Paul and others.
| Feb 19, 2015
| 5:08 PM
Pennsylvanians have an early favorite in next year's presidential race, according to a new Morning Call/Muhlenberg College poll.
Half of those surveyed said they would vote for Hillary Clinton when the Democrat was paired against several potential...
| Feb 13, 2015
| 5:37 AM
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Republican Gov. Chris Christie has sunk to new lows in the eyes of New Jersey residents.
As he works to lay the groundwork for an expected 2016 presidential bid, his favorability rating at home has dropped to its lowest point,...
| Jan 29, 2015
| 1:07 PM
Ready or not, the 2016 presidential race is upon us. Voters have months and months to monitor campaigns before deciding which candidates deserve nomination.
But if you judge potential candidates by the cleverness and quality of the names given to the...