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Chris Christie, in D.C., warns against keeping government shut down
Chris Christie, in D.C., warns against keeping government shut down

WASHINGTON -- New Jersey's Republican Gov. Chris Christie, running for reelection on a record of bipartisan accomplishment, visited the epicenter of political gridlock Wednesday, huddling with GOP senators at the U.S. Capitol. Christie traveled to Washington just one day after he increased speculation about his national ambitions with a remark during a debate with his Democratic challenger. "I can walk and chew gum at the same time," Christie said when asked whether he might run for president while serving a second term as governor. The stated purpose for Christie's visit was to participate in events marking the end of the short tenure of Jeffrey Chiesa, the...

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