Tag: Chris Christie

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The Death and Life of Atlantic City

The men who say they’ll try to save the once-bustling gambling resort town.



Cory Booker, Chris Christie, and Mark Zuckerberg had a plan to reform Newark’s schools. They got an education.


Crossing Chris Christie

On the mechanics of New Jersey state politics.


Chris Christie's Entire Career Reeks

“The problem with Christie isn’t merely that he is a bully. It’s that his political career is built on a rotten foundation.”


Apocalypse, New Jersey

A dispatch from Camden, “America’s most desperate town.”


Jersey Boys

One night in Newark with Chris Christie and Bruce Springsteen.

“No one is beyond the reach of Bruce!” he screams over the noise of the crowd, and then screams it again, to make sure I understand: “No one is beyond the reach of Bruce!”


Swamp Dreams

On “American Dream,” a mall under construction in New Jersey that will be the largest on Earth and feature an indoor skiing slope, a tropical area modeled on Hawaii, and a “TV screen that will make Times Square seem like a rec room from the seventies.”


How Chris Christie Did His Homework

On the evolution of New Jersey’s governor.