Christie, Facing Re-election, Attacks NRA Ad

There he goes again.

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie on Thursday became the most prominent Republican to criticize the National Rifle Association — calling its advertisement referencing President Barack Obama’s daughters “reprehensible.”

“I think any of us who are public figures, you see that kind of ad and you cringe,” Christie said at a news conference where he introduced a task force on guns and mental health.

Christie, facing re-election this year in heavily Democratic blue state New Jersey, appears to have made beating up on fellow Republicans and their supporters a central theme
of his campaign.

The NRA’s ad called Obama an “elitist hypocrite” for not supporting armed guards at schools, even though his daughters receive armed protection at school.

Obama’s children attend the Sidwell school, an elite private academy in Washington, DC. The school has approximately a dozen armed security guards. Continue Reading

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One Response to Christie, Facing Re-election, Attacks NRA Ad

  1. christie’s praise of obama for his “handling” of sandy was so ridiculously premature i still can’t wrap my head around it. and on this nra ad, he’s missing the point.

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