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Governor Chris Christie Wants To Be President. Here's How He Hurt New Jersey

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While Christie's scandals have dominated the headlines, many have paid little attention to his actual track record as the chief executive of New Jersey. But he has very few actual accomplishments in his state to highlight on the campaign trail. New Jersey's economy has taken a hit since Christie assumed office. The current 6.5 percent unemployment rate in New Jersey is worse than the national average and the state's long-term unemployed rate is worse than 48 states. In his five years in the governor's mansion, the state's credit rating fell nine times, making it the second worst among the states.
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Sheila Samples is an Oklahoma writer and a former civilian US Army Public Information Officer. She is a Managing Editor for OpEd News, and a regular contributor for a variety of Internet sites.

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