Gov. Chris Christie to Run for Re-Election in New Jersey
If Saturday Night Live is any validation, the most revered public figure to come out of this Hurricane Sandy catastrophe is none other than New Jersey governor Chris Christie. The man was calling out incompatible mayors, lambasting accusations of political treason, surveying his state with daily press conference updates, and, throughout all, rocking the hell out of his governor sweater.
But in the modern age of political love, that's a damn effective weapon to wield. It's one thing that the Democrats in New Jersey are urging him to run but, when the press is slipping "Booker 2014" into the conversation, it's hard to ignore that. We did a piece on this whole phenomenon a few months ago that you can find here.
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