Chris Christie


  • Trump: Romney Go 'Attack Mode' at Debate     Tuesday, 2 Oct 2012 | 7:31 AM ET

    "It will be a very interesting debate," said Donald Trump, Trump Organization chairman & president, weighing in on the eve of the presidential debate, saying he expects both candidates to do well.

  • NJ senators advance health insurance exchange Monday, 1 Oct 2012 | 3:31 PM ET

    TRENTON, N.J.-- A New Jersey state Senate committee on Monday again advanced a bill to set up a state-run insurance exchange as a way to give uninsured people a way to buy health plans as part of the federal health insurance overhaul.

  • Fact Checking the GOP Convention Speeches Friday, 14 Sep 2012 | 8:59 AM ET
    Republican presidential candidate, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney takes the stage to deliver his nomination acceptance speech.

    Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney, his running mate Paul Ryan and NJ Gov. Chris Christie each laid out the GOP’s vision for America at the Republican National Convention in August. But how accurate were their speeches? We parsed the speeches and did a little fact-checking.

  • The Facts Behind the Convention Speeches Wednesday, 29 Aug 2012 | 4:01 PM ET
    New Jersey Governor Chris Christie speaks at the Tampa Bay Times Forum in Tampa, Florida, on August 28, 2012 during the Republican National Convention.

    "Mitt Romney will tell us the hard truths," Gov. Chris Christie told the GOP Convention. But what were the truths behind the speeches? Here's a look at some of the facts behind the rhetoric.

  • Christie in the Spotlight, How'd He Do?     Wednesday, 29 Aug 2012 | 6:40 AM ET

    Michael Crowley, Time deputy Washington bureau chief, weighs in on Ann Romney and Gov. Chris Christie's debut last night at the Republican National Convention.

  • Highlights From GOP Convention Kick Off     Wednesday, 29 Aug 2012 | 6:05 AM ET

    CNBC's John Harwood reports the latest details from day one of the Republican National Convention.

  • Christie's Economic Record     Tuesday, 28 Aug 2012 | 1:44 PM ET

    Discussing New Jersey Governor Chris Christie's economic plan ahead of his speech tonight at the GOP convention, with Melissa Hayes, The Record Statehouse Reporter, and Michael Symons, Asbury Park Press Statehouse Reporter.

  • GOP Convention Gets Under Way     Tuesday, 28 Aug 2012 | 11:04 AM ET

    The Republican Convention is underway after a one day delay thanks to Isaac. CNBC's John Harwood has the latest detail on what to expect today.

  • GOP to Nominate Romney     Tuesday, 28 Aug 2012 | 6:07 AM ET

    The Republican Convention moves into full swing today. CNBC's John Harwood has the details on all the events on today's agenda.

  • In this excerpt from "Squawk Box," New Jersey Governor Chris Christie says he would "listen, at least" if Mitt Romney calls him about joining the GOP ticket in November, but he "doubts" he will wind up as the VP candidate.

  • Gov. Christie on Taxes & Health Care     Tuesday, 3 Jul 2012 | 7:45 AM ET

    "We're working on cutting taxes in New Jersey," says Gov. Chris Christie, (R-NJ), discussing how his state was able to deliver its third consecutive balanced budget, and weighing in on the politics of the Supreme Court's decision on health care.

  • Jeb Bush Praises Wisconsin Recall Results, Tea Party Wednesday, 6 Jun 2012 | 9:29 PM ET
    Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker greets supporters at an election-night rally June 5, 2012 in Waukesha, Wisconsin.

    Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush on Wednesday hailed the outcome of the Wisconsin recall election, praising Governor Scott Walker for emboldening conservatives in their drive to slash spending on a national level.

  • Scott Walker (L) Tom Barrett (R)

    Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker, who is set to win a recall election, made a “big mistake” by going after public unions, Democratic State Senator Chris Larson said Tuesday.

  • Will Wisconsin Voters Recall Gov. Scott Walker? Tuesday, 5 Jun 2012 | 3:06 PM ET
    Scott Walker (L) Tom Barrett (R)

    As Wisconsin voters head to the polls in a recall election that will decide the fate of Gov. Scott Walker on Tuesday, Democrats and Republicans disagree over what — if anything — the results will mean for the presidential election in November.

  • Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker

    With polls showing a widening lead for Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker in his recall election next week, could the outcome spell trouble for Democrats — and even President Obama?

  • Is Chris Christie the VP Mitt Romney Needs? Wednesday, 2 May 2012 | 8:41 PM ET

    Is New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie precisely who presumptive Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney needs to defeat a sitting president?

  • Chris Christie for Vice President?     Wednesday, 2 May 2012 | 7:50 PM ET

    Will New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie toss his hat into the ring for Vice President? Steve Kornacki, Salon.com and Robert Costa, National Review, weigh in.

  • Is the U.S. an Entitlement Nation?     Wednesday, 11 Apr 2012 | 7:51 PM ET

    Debating whether the U.S. is turning into a country of "people sitting on a couch, waiting for their next government check", with Herman Cain, former presidential candidate and Willie Brown, former San Francisco mayor.

  • Jersey's Gov. Christie to Student: 'Idiot' Friday, 16 Mar 2012 | 3:57 PM ET
    NJ Governor Chris Christie

    "I'm the governor," New Jersey's Chris Christie says after a showdown with a Rutgers University law student.

  • BP Refinery Fire Breaks Out on West Coast     Friday, 17 Feb 2012 | 7:23 PM ET

    KNTV's Scott Budman reports a fire has broken out at BP's oil refinery in Cherry Point, Washington; Italian police arrested eight people on charges related to $6 trillion dollars in fake T-Bonds; TNT Express says it is still in talks with UPS, after rejecting the company's $6.5 billion dollar takeover offer; and New Jersey's Gov. Chris Christie has followed through on his promise to veto the same-sex marriage bill.