Click Here to Watch, Discuss Gov. Christie's Speech

New Jersey's governor is giving his State of the State address today, outlining his goals for 2012.

Governor Chris Christie delivered his "State of the State Address" to the 215th Session of the Legislature and New Jersey residents at 3 p.m. Tuesday. In his address, Christie outlined his goals for the coming year and what he has accomplished his first two years in office.

In his speech, he touched on hot button issues of education and pension reform and called for a 10 percent state income tax cut. For more details on Christie's speech, read our wrap-up article .

Patch live blogged the speech from 2:30 to about 5 p.m. You can read the minute-by-minute updates with commentary from Huffington Post Political Reporter John Celock in the attached blog. If you missed the live chat and want to leave a comment, please do in the comment thread below this article.

Mike February 05, 2012 at 03:44 AM
@Donna: CC couldn't EAT on $732/month, let alone live on it. @James & Max: Obama is, at the same time, both inept/ineffective AND so powerful that he is dismantling democracy as we know it. Amazing, isn't it? Where's Ronald Reagan when you need him...Saint Ronnie: come back!!!
Chunk February 05, 2012 at 04:12 AM
Mike, the correlation between waist size/weight and how much someone eats is not what you think. The poorest states in this country are also the most obese. If you are going to attack him, find something better to say.
Mike February 05, 2012 at 04:26 AM
@Chunk: Ok, you asked. He's routinely makes puerile, boorish comments and does a superb job at alienating people. I dare say I've seen no evidence of humility or compassion in him, and I consider those to be among the essential characteristics of a leader.
Joanne Smythe February 05, 2012 at 04:39 AM
"his strong unshakable shoulder" Yikes. Please limit the Kool Aid consumption. There is no recovery. Everything is made in China, high paying US jobs are continually shipped overseas en masse, and not a single politician has the courage to even state the problem out loud, let alone propose a solution.
Concerned February 05, 2012 at 05:01 PM
Gov Christie is decisive and a very effective leader of a dysfunctional state government he inherited and he is the best Gov period


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