- Jul 14, 2011
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New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) put aside his campaigning for Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney on Sunday to praise President Barack Obama for his responsiveness to the Garden State's needs in preparing for Hurricane Sandy.
During a briefing with emergency personnel, residents and press, Christie thanked Obama for holding a conference call with him and governors of other states expected to be impacted by the storm, the Star-Ledger reports.
I appreciated the presidents outreach today in making sure that we know hes watching this and is concerned about the health and welfare and safety of the people of the state of New Jersey, he said.
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