Politico has a must read story up this morning saying Gov. Chris Christie was actually Mitt Romney's first choice for Vice President.
The article hints at some bad blood between Christie and the Romney camp and ends with an ominous threat from a Romney insider.
According to the post, Romney was conflicted and abruptly changed his first choice from Christie to eventual nominee U.S. Rep. Paul Ryan of Wisconsin. The story seems to contradict portions of a New York Post story that ran on day one of the GOP National Convention that said Christie turned down the job because he wasn't sure Romney could win.
The Politico piece hints that the Post story was payback from Christie for how he was treated in the vetting process.
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Christie to Newark hecklers: 'I've spent as much time in Newark as anyone else' BELMAR - Gov. Chris Christie's got nothing but love for The Brick City, or so he says. In response to a Newark school student here today -- a 17-year-old president of the Newark Student Union...
By Linda Stender At his most recent town hall, Gov. Chris Christie accused his predecessors of "monkeying with the math" when it comes to their handling of our state's economy. But as the old saying goes, when the governor points a finger, he... Read More >
"Go to Mayor [Cory] Booker and ask him if he thinks in the years that he was mayor if I ignored Newark. The fact is I've spent as much time in Newark as anyone else." - Gov. Chris Christie- PolitickerNJ
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