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-- discuss Chris Christie you go to a great piece up right now foxnews.com.
About the the way that tech Chris Christie -- insane -- -- it seems to be being spurned by.
The more conservative wing all of the Republican Party and in particular you -- combative.
That the race issue here explain.
Well recently Governor Christie was speaking out about troubled schools in New Jersey in the state has a history a very troubled schools especially in minority communities and he was talking about Orange and you start to communities.
Large -- -- populations and he said.
That Sheila Oliver who's the speaker of the assembly in New Jersey has not allowed.
Bills that the governor has sponsored.
On vouchers charter schools school reform to go forward for a vote in the assembly.
And he said she's an African American leader for the -- African American community.
I -- -- responded that the governor was out of line to bring up race and.
Her ethnicity and she would never -- such -- thing to him in the course of any policy debate.
And I think it was intended to intimidate the governor get him to back down well a piece on foxnews.com.
Argues that he shouldn't back down.
That he in fact speaking honestly about race and racial disparities in education.
Is essential if our anyone.
Who is sincerely.
Genuinely concerned about improving the quality of schools.
For our children and if you don't deal with race in this instance you just leave the status quo in place and -- though leave those children in failing schools in the.
It just always a no win situation though one for up for up for white politician like Governor Christie.
To even tackle the race issue I -- The fact it's so easy tips to get a backlash and to be seen or to be interpreted as being racist oneself it would -- Well obviously I think he knew he opened himself to a shot from the speaker.
Who immediately -- -- why raise the issue of -- race in talking about her policy positions with regard to what in my opinion is.
Doing the work of teachers unions who don't want.
To hear anything about vouchers are charter schools -- school reform.
And Governor Christie has been pretty much up front -- direct about it.
So yes Jonathan when you see a white politician and it -- but let's put a point to a white conservative Republican politician.
Do that he opens himself up.
But my point is he does so in service to those young people in those troubles schools that are in need badly in need of reform.
Did one of what do you think -- Governor Christie.
Stands right now in terms of all of the Republican -- Utter his chances of being eight the -- that the presidential nominee into any sixteen shot.
I don't think so you know I think there's lots of people who are dancing across the state in -- early -- Everybody's gonna talk about Marco Rubio -- -- talk about Rand Paul he certainly has made his name well known in the last few weeks.
But I think that if you look at the list of accomplishments that Chris Christie can list.
In New Jersey.
Cutting spending cutting taxes.
Especially going after the pension programs that we're driving that budget into deficit.
I think you know Chris Christie has a list of accomplishment that match any conservatives nationwide and don't forget -- he's doing this in a -- blue state New Jersey.
And he's been working with people like Cory Booker the mayor of Newark.
A black man on education reform so heat to me is bringing a conservative message.
That need to be reached if conservatives hoped to have a substantial.
Impact on the 26 the race.
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