NJTV Correspondent Michael Aron has penned an excellent column for NJ Spotlilght comparing the current gubernatorial matchup to another oft-cited contest.
Aron throws water on the comparison many are making to the 1985 contest that pitted Democrat Peter Shapiro against Republican Tom Kean. Kean won in a landslide posting the largest margin of victory in state gubernatorial election history.
Read the full column here.
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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- The Daily Beast
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