If New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie wants everyone to stop begging him to run for president, he sure isn’t doing himself any favors with his statement on the budget proposed by state Democrats.
Christie blasted the plan offered Friday, the Star-Ledger reports. “The proposed budget from the Democrats is just more of the same unrealistic, pie in the sky, fantasy budgeting they brought to New Jersey for the eight years before we arrived,” he said.
The Republican governor isn’t giving the opposing party any breaks, even after Democrats in the state legislature reached across the aisle to hand Christie a major victory on pension reform, something various governors and mayors in the tri-state area had attempted a multitude of times.