On June 30, 2015, Chris Christie announced that he will be running for the office of President of the United States in the 2016 Presidential Elections. Below I have provided for you a brief overview of his political and professional history.
Place of Birth: Newark, NJ
Political Office: Governor of New Jersey
Political Party: Republican
1987 – Joined the law firm of Dughi, Hewitt and Palatucci
1993 – Named partner at his firm
1995 – Ran for New Jersey General Assembly
2001 – Appointed U.S Attorney for the District of New Jersey
2002-2008 – Served as Chief Federal Law Enforcement Officer in New Jersey
2010 – Present – Served as Governor of New Jersey
- Supports Hydraulic fracturing
- Is now Pro-Life supporter
- Believes in treating drug addiction as a disease.