Commentary Magazine


Christie Breaks Out

Chris Christie is making waves and headlines in New Jersey. He didn’t reappoint an activist supreme court judge. He’s slashing the budget and going after the teacher’s union. He’s refusing to raise taxes. And then comes this stellar moment with a local reporter:

What makes this work so well is the tone, the smile, and the delight he is taking. He is a happy warrior. And he is fast becoming a GOP rock star.