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Chris Christie's Public Statements

Full Name: Christopher 'Chris' J. Christie
Office: Governor (NJ), Republican
First Elected: 11/03/2009
Last Elected: 2013-11-05
Next Election: 2017
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Mary Pat; 4 Children: Andrew, Sarah, Patrick, Bridget
Birth Date: 09/06/1962
Birth Place: Newark, NJ
Home City: Mendham, NJ
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
Feb. 25, 2014 Providing A 21st Century Education
Jan. 14, 2014 Governor Christie: Every Kid Means Every Kid
Jan. 14, 2014 Governor Christie: Let's Demand More For Our Students
Jan. 14, 2014 Governor Chris Christie's 2014 State of the State Address As Prepared for Delivery
Dec. 19, 2013 Christie Administration Announces More Than $44 Million "Race To The Top" Early Learning Challenge Grant To Improve Early Childhood Education
Oct. 10, 2013 Shaq to Governor Christie: I Think You're Very Cool
Sept. 4, 2013 Governor Christie: We Need To Give Our Kids The Greatest Education We Can
Aug. 21, 2013 Governor Christie: This Is Someone Who Understands Challenge
May 30, 2013 Governor Christie Announces Largest School Construction Grant Program in New Jersey History
April 29, 2013 Governor Christie Announces $1.3 Billion for Higher Education Construction, Putting Thousands to Work and Improving Facilities for 350,000 Students
March 25, 2013 Governor Christie Continues Bold Education Reform Agenda by Taking Lead to Turn Around Failing Camden Schools
Sept. 21, 2012 Governor Chris Christie Signs Lifesaving Janet's Law
Aug. 24, 2012 Groundbreaking of Catrambone Elementary School Continues New Era of Efficient and Cost-Effective School Construction Under Governor Christie
Aug. 6, 2012 Governor Christie: This is a Great Day for Good Teachers
Oct. 31, 2011 Governor Christie: New Jersey After 3 to Continue Operations
Sept. 27, 2011 Transcript of Gov. Chris Christie's Speech as Reagan Library: "Real American Exceptionalism"
June 20, 2011 Governor Chris Christie Launches Expanded Promise Communities Initiative to Maximize Resources and Results for Children
Feb. 15, 2011 Governor Christie Releases Recommendations for New Capital Program for SDA Districts
Jan. 26, 2011 CNBC "The Kudlow Report with Larry Kudlow" - Transcript
Jan. 12, 2011 CNN "American Morning" - Transcript
Nov. 1, 2010 Christie Administration Acts on Superintendent Pay Cap Reforms to Put Students First
Sept. 30, 2010 The Christie Reform Agenda: Education is the Civil Rights Issue of Today
Sept. 1, 2010 Governor Chris Christie Statement on Leadership of Newark Public Schools
Aug. 27, 2010 Statement from Governor Chris Christie
July 27, 2010 Statement on the Selection of "Race to the Top' Phase 2 Finalists
July 15, 2010 Governor Christie's Tool Kit Puts Children First By Cutting Out-of-Classroom Costs
May 4, 2010 Governor Chris Christie -- "Our Basic Principle is This...Parents and Children Deserve a Choice."
Jan. 27, 2010 Governor Chris Christie Exercises Veto Authority
Jan. 19, 2010 Chris Christie Delivers Inaugural Address as 55th Governor of New Jersey
Jan. 18, 2010 Joint Statement from Governor-Elect Chris Christie and Lt. Governor Kim Guadagno on Martin Luther King Day
Sept. 10, 2009 Statement from Chris Christie on Corzine Administration Waste of School Construction Funds
July 15, 2009 In the News: "Help's on the Way': Christie Visits Plainfield, Talks Initiatives"
June 23, 2009 The Philadelphia Inquirer - Christie Trumpets N.J. School Vouchers
Issue Position: Urban Revitalization
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