By Darryl R. Isherwood | July 26th, 2013 - 3:27pm
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Gov. Chris Christie today filed paperwork with the Secretary of State officially naming Kim Guadagno as his running mate this fall.

Guadagno is the state's first lieutenant governor and Democratic nominee Barbara Buono's expected choice of Milly Silva as her running mate means a woman will continue to fill the post no matter what the outcome in November.

Buono is expected to officially name Silva Monday.

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“Clearly there’s some resemblance with Theodore Roosevelt. That direct confrontational style of leadership.” - historian Doris Hearns Goodwin, referring to Gov. Chris Christie.

- The Times of Trenton

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