The rising GOP star, who often is mentioned as a presidential contender, defended taking his children to Disney World for a week while Lt. Gov. Kim Guadagno also was away and said he was in constant contact with his staff and [acting governor] Sweeney as the storm unfolded.
"I would have been doing the same thing here as I would have been there," Christie said. "I would have been in a room someplace. I would not have been out, like, driving a plow."
Saturday, January 1, 2011
His Voters Were With Snow White, Too
No fake, Mickey Mouse contrition from New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, who took off for five days in Orlando as the blizzard started: