The National Memo » WARNING: Chis Christie Is the Man Who Could End Roe v. Wade
Here’s what you need to understand about Governor Chris Christie (R-NJ): His actual record as governor is pretty terrible.
“Since Christie took office in January 2010, New Jersey’s private-sector job growth rate of 4.5 percent ranks 46th among the 50 states,” the Asbury Park Press pointed out on Monday.
When it comes to economic growth, poverty, creditworthiness, housing and taxes, New Jerseyans are suffering, stuck with a recovery that has largely lagged as compared to rest of the nation.
In addition to picking fights with teachers, blocking same-sex marriage, scheduling elections (and wasting millions) so he wouldn’t have to be on the same ballot as Cory Booker, and defunding the state’s Planned Parenthood over and over, the governor’s underlings also inexplicably created a traffic jam - one that lasted for days - possibly to punish one of his political adversaries.
Here he is speaking as “the first pro-life governor of New Jersey” in 2011: