By Darryl R. Isherwood | February 19th, 2013 - 5:09pm
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Gov. Chris Christie will head to the Big Apple Thursday for a fundraiser at the Union League Club.

The $3,800-per-head cocktail party is sponsored by financier Ken Langone, hedge fund manager Stanley Druckenmiller and Christie-confidante and former law partner Bill Palatucci.  The event is limited to 80 guests and is expected to raise at least $300,000.

Christie, who just returned from a four-stop California fundraising tour, also has events scheduled in Virginia and Boston in the coming weeks.  To date the governor has raised over $3 million in his re-election effort.

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"Governor Christie ripped President Obama this summer for failing to carve out some time during a Texas fundraising swing to visit the Mexican border, where the unprecedented flood of immigrant children from Central America had reached a crisis point. ...Yet Christie is not squeezing in a tour of the troubled border during his own three-day trade and diplomatic mission to Mexico, which is set to begin on Wednesday. The governor is planning a series of meetings with Mexican officials, including President Enrique Peña Nieto and the finance and energy ministers." - columnist Charles Stile

- The Bergen Record

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