Chris Christie Columns on Townhall

  • Michael Barone - Lessons for Both Parties in Virginia and New Jersey Elections

    Lessons for Both Parties in Virginia and New Jersey Elections

    Michael Barone
    Posted: 11/8/2013 12:01:00 AM EST
  • Donald Lambro - Breaking Down The Results of Tuesday's Elections: The Good, The Bad and Lessons Learned

    Breaking Down The Results of Tuesday's Elections: The Good, The Bad and Lessons Learned

    Donald Lambro
    Posted: 11/8/2013 12:01:00 AM EST
  • Rich Galen - Candidates Matter

    Candidates Matter

    Rich Galen
    Posted: 11/7/2013 12:01:00 AM EST
  • John Ransom - Gov. of the U.S. Christie: If You Like Your Current Government, You Can Keep It- Obamacare and All

    Gov. of the U.S. Christie: If You Like Your Current Government, You Can Keep It- Obamacare and All

    John Ransom
    Posted: 11/7/2013 12:01:00 AM EST
  • Hugh Hewitt - The Christie Blowout and the 2016 Line-Up

    The Christie Blowout and the 2016 Line-Up

    Hugh Hewitt
    Posted: 11/5/2013 9:11:00 AM EST
  • Steve Deace - If the 2016 Iowa Caucuses Were Today

    If the 2016 Iowa Caucuses Were Today

    Steve Deace
    Posted: 11/2/2013 12:01:00 AM EST
  • Jack Kerwick - Who Are The Real Conservatives

    Who Are The Real Conservatives

    Jack Kerwick
    Posted: 8/17/2013 12:01:00 AM EST
  • Scottie Hughes - Christie vs. Paul: Act One

    Christie vs. Paul: Act One

    Scottie Hughes
    Posted: 8/7/2013 12:01:00 AM EST
  • Jonah Goldberg - The GOP Isolationist Myth

    The GOP Isolationist Myth

    Jonah Goldberg
    Posted: 8/7/2013 12:01:00 AM EST
  • John Ransom - I'm Honored by Comrade Tool

    I'm Honored by Comrade Tool

    John Ransom
    Posted: 6/30/2013 12:01:00 AM EST
  • Derek Hunter - Conservatives, Republicans and Self-Inflicted Wounds

    Conservatives, Republicans and Self-Inflicted Wounds

    Derek Hunter
    Posted: 3/10/2013 12:01:00 AM EST
    Circular firing squads are about as helpful as they sound, yet they are something at which some Republicans excel. I do my best to avoid engaging in them. To paraphrase President Reagan, my 80 percent friend is not my 20 percent enemy. But sometimes my 80 percent friends do something 100 percent stupid, and pretending they didn’t could cause more damage than calling them out on it.
  • Cal  Thomas - The Downside of Orthodoxy

    The Downside of Orthodoxy

    Cal Thomas
    Posted: 3/5/2013 12:01:00 AM EST
    It's a safe bet that most conservative Republicans would rush to support a political leader with the following record, especially in a traditionally Democratic state:
  • Star Parker - More Republican Governors Drink Medicaid Kool-Aid

    More Republican Governors Drink Medicaid Kool-Aid

    Star Parker
    Posted: 3/4/2013 12:01:00 AM EST
    New Jersey Governor Chris Christie has become the eighth Republican governor to agree to expand Medicaid coverage in his state under the provisions of Obamacare.
  • Katie Kieffer - Ask Siri About CPAC 2013

    Ask Siri About CPAC 2013

    Katie Kieffer
    Posted: 3/4/2013 12:01:00 AM EST
    “What is CPAC 2013? There is an app in the iTunes store called CPAC 2013. You must know something about this event!”
  • Jonah Goldberg - CPAC Unwise to Snub Christie, Gays

    CPAC Unwise to Snub Christie, Gays

    Jonah Goldberg
    Posted: 3/1/2013 12:01:00 AM EST
    What can you do with a man like Chris Christie?
  • Scottie Hughes - For Whom the Pork Toils

    For Whom the Pork Toils

    Scottie Hughes
    Posted: 2/19/2013 12:01:00 AM EST
    Why should the Republicans we've elected stand up to cut spending and cut Government when the base is not willing to do the same?
  • John Hawkins - The 10 Biggest Political Debacles of 2012

    The 10 Biggest Political Debacles of 2012

    John Hawkins
    Posted: 1/5/2013 12:01:00 AM EST
    After defeating Richard Lugar, he should have been able to easily retain the GOP’s Senate seat in a state that Mitt Romney won by 10 points.
  • Paul Driessen - The Political Superstorm that Devastated New York

    The Political Superstorm that Devastated New York

    Paul Driessen
    Posted: 12/29/2012 12:01:00 AM EST
    “Superstorm” Sandy killed more than 100 people, destroyed thousands of homes and businesses, and left millions without food, water, electricity, sanitation or shelter for days or even weeks. Our thoughts and prayers remain focused on its victims, many of whom are still grieving as they struggle with the storm’s wintry aftermath and try to rebuild their lives.
  • Rich Galen - Watch the Governors

    Watch the Governors

    Rich Galen
    Posted: 11/19/2012 2:31:00 PM EST
    We know Romney was too conservative in the primaries and too moderate in the general. We know Romney didn't run enough ads in the Spring then ran too many ads in the Fall. We know Republicans depended too much on their turnout operation and too little on messaging. We know Republicans depended too much on messaging and too little on their turnout operation. We know the GOP and the Super PACs were too focused on fundraising and we know the Obama campaign raised more than enough money. We know … well, you know what we know.
  • Walter E. Williams - Disaster Ignorance

    Disaster Ignorance

    Walter E. Williams
    Posted: 11/14/2012 12:01:00 AM EST
    We conservatives may never reach a consensus among ourselves as to the main factors that caused our election defeat, but surely we can agree that we must do a better job of selling our ideas.