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New Jersey Politicians On Veterans Day

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Yesterday the entire nation paid tribute to the men and women who have dedicated their lives to protecting America’s freedoms in honor of Veterans Day.

Governor Chris Christie unfortunately had to cancel an appearance in the Garden State, but he was able to make some time for television appearances. In one interview Christie commented how he may not be able to finish out his second term as New Jersey’s governor which is the closest thing we’ve heard from him about a possible 2016 presidential bid.

Many feel now that Christie is on the national stage he is competing for the Republican nomination. So just how far to the right is Christie going to go in order to solidify himself as the Republican frontrunner?

Senator Cory Booker was also back in New Jersey to celebrate Veterans Day where he spent the first part of his day at a veteran ceremony in Holmdel, New Jersey where he had the chance to recognize veteran’s for their service. Later in the day he had some private time at the veteran’s hospital to visit wounded vets and show his appreciation.

Senator Booker remains very active on Twitter, even responding to one woman who was voicing her issues on the social media site regarding her garbage pickup. Booker was able to make some necessary calls and the woman’s trash was picked up within the hour. He also tweeted his personal cell phone number to her which of course has people talking.

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