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Sunday, 26 June 2016

Christie imperils reformist mojo and state coffers

Politics trumps economics

The governor’s budget paints a rosy picture of the Garden State, but overlooks thorny issues like underfunded pensions. A politician planning ahead for an election is no surprise, yet leaves Chris Christie putting New Jersey’s future - and a tough-talking reputation - at risk.

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