Charismatic Republican who took office as the 55th Governor of New Jersey in 2010. He became embroiled in controversy in 2014 after it came to light that lanes which connect Fort Lee, New Jersey to the George Washington Bridge were intentionally closed by a Senior aide of his as a possible means of political retribution against a politician from Fort Lee who did not endorse him.He was heavily criticized by Republican leaders in 2012 for praising President Barack Obama's relief efforts in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy so close to the national election.He was nominated as U.S. Attorney for the District of New Jersey by George W. Bush.BEFORE FAME
He earned a law degree from Seton Hall University School of Law in 1987 before being elected to the Board of Chosen Freeholders for Morris County, New Jersey in 1994.PERSONAL LIFE
He got married to Mary Pat Foster in 1986; the couple has four children: Andrew, Sarah, Patrick and Bridget.The meaning of the name Christie: Diminutive Form Of Christine FUN FACTS
Politician Chris Christie were born on Thursday, birthstone is Sapphire, the seaon was Summer in the Chinese year of Tiger, it is 248 days until Chris Christie next birthday.