‘How can you run the country if you can’t run a bridge?’ said of Christie

The first video is the famed commercial that Christie’s Sandy relief fund sponsored. Just happens to feature the governor. The second is a Christie commercial for governor running at about the same time. The state campaign in 2013’s election was an early action on the national nomination. Christie was up and down until Sandy, […]

Morning Christie – power breakfast for a bully pulpit

Breakfast of Bullies Austin Kirk

There are so many reasons why this scandal knocks New Jersey Governor Chris Christie out of the 2016 presidential lineup. Christie’s exposure as a flat out bully tops the list. Watch him take apart this poor teacher (below) who challenged him in a Q and A during the campaign. […]

Your morning Christie 2 – lox and bagels

Einstein Bagels

Today’s morning delight features a first rate column by Dana Milbank of the Washington Post, New Jersey Narcissist.

“Things we learned about Chris Christie during his 108-minute apologia:

“I’m a very loyal guy. I’ve worked for the last 12 years in public life developing a reputation for honesty. […]

Your morning Christie – with a schmear

Time for your morning Christie. The Bridget-Gate/GWB scandal in New Jersey is a gift at a time of boring politicians afraid to speak their minds. Christie is a bright, sharp, bully who just about made it to the Republican nomination for president. But now he’s finished, period. The coup de grâce was delivered by a […]

Hurricane Sandy and Climate Change Perceptions in the U.S. (VIDEO)

Via New Security Beat:

Did Hurricane Sandy change the discussion about climate change in the United States? In this latest episode of the Wilson Center’s Dialogue program, Senior Wilson Center Advisor and Ohio University Professor Geoff Dabelko joins host John Milewski to discuss the potential impact of Sandy on climate policy and dialogue in the […]