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I was brought home.
To a fourth floor walk up apartment.
Corner south -- avenue.
At fourteenth street.
Christopher James Christie was born in New York in 1962.
The oldest of three kids in the household of an Irish dad and a Sicilian mom in the automobile life.
My father was a passenger.
My mother was the driver.
My mother was judge jury and executioner she particularly like that last job Christie expressed an early interest in politics in fact declaring in the second grade that someday.
He would be president.
My -- -- some great advice to all product -- sectors that choice.
Between being respected and -- -- pick -- -- he earned the respect of his fellow students who elected in class president.
Went on to serve as the head of student government at the University of Delaware.
It was there that he met his wife Mary pat they married -- he returned to New Jersey to attend law school at Seton hole moved it's that studio apartment.
Over liquor store -- we never and a place straight.
Voters got their first head of Chris Christie's aggressive style in 1994.
When he won a seat on the county board.
His opponents accused him of defamation.
And they settled a lawsuit out of court.
Christie said he almost gave up his political career after losing in 1997 race for the state assembly.
But he became a top fund raiser for George W.
Bush in the 2000 presidential campaign.
The 43 president reportedly referred to Christie is big boy.
And rewarded him with a job as federal prosecutor.
A position Christie used to target corrupt politicians from both parties.
If you -- violated federal criminal law in the district of New Jersey.
If you are corrupting our political system.
We'll bring you to justice Christie's office brought charges against more than 130 public officials without losing a single case.
A record that propelled higher aspirations -- enthusiastic.
To clear my candidacy for governor of the state -- In 2009 Chris Christie challenged the sitting democratic governor in a traditionally blue state.
Earning an endorsement from Mitt Romney on his way to victory started tomorrow.
We're gonna pick Trenton up and we are gonna turn it upside down.
Christie's brash style has ruffled a few feathers critics have attacked him for using state helicopters for personal travel.
-- not above responding to the occasional heckler.
Including one who confronted him in a video that surfaced on TMZ.
But Chris Christie makes no apologies for who he is and or for always speaking his mind when you -- in the voting Booth the next time a follow on the ballot.
You won't be able say welcome this guy is that I want to what he really thought.
We could be -- culprits here I won't be but I won't be a mystery.
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