Christie encourages residents to vote
By Minhaj Hassan | November 5th, 2012 - 6:08pm
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KEANSBERG - Gov. Chris Christie encouraged residents to vote Tuesday in the presidential, state and federal elections.

While some 100 polling sites around the state may not be readily available, due to Hurricane Sandy, the large majority of residents will still get to vote, Christie said during an update here today about recovery operations.

Still, those who don't have that option can email or fax their votes, Christie said. "Go vote tomorrow," Christie said.

He said he's not expecting any legal challenges. "We're not making it harder to vote, we're making it easier."

But if anyone does, "get in line." The crowd erupted in laughter.

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"Christie’s method for coping with scandal has been more complicated. In January, the seemingly-local issue of lane closings on the George Washington Bridge, which created a massive traffic jam in the Hudson River town of Fort Lee, became one of national interest when it was revealed that one of Christie’s closest staffers had ordered them—for what looked like political retribution against a Democratic mayor. The scandal was quickly dubbed 'Bridgegate,' and unfortunately for Christie, it played into his reputation as a bully. Christie's response was to act unlike himself: humble." - Olivia Nuzzi

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