Friday, May 22nd, 2015

Chris Christie's file

Christie

Republican from New Jersey

Chris Christie is the governor of New Jersey, winning office in 2010 and being re-elected in 2014. Prior to that, he was U.S. Attorney for the District of New Jersey from 2002 to 2008. 

Christie's statements by ruling

Click on the ruling to see all of Christie's statements for that ruling.

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  • Mostly False8 (%)(8)
  • False14 (%)(14)
  • Pants on Fire7 (%)(7)

Chris Christie's website

Recent statements involving Chris Christie

Mostly True

Rate's been even lower

Half-True

Jobs picture isn't all bad

Pants on Fire!

Dedicated to all bridge users

True

Rounding up, but right

Chris Christie
Chris Christie

Says New Jersey has gained "143,000 new private-sector jobs."

— PolitiFact New Jersey

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