Gov. Chris Christie, RNC Keynote Speaker

By Lindsey Snell, Justin Bare, Morgan Radford & Mark Monroy
3:00 | 08/27/12

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At this year's convention the keynote address offers Republicans a chance to really dazzled the voters to grab the spotlight. Which is why they're rolling out one of their brightest stars at their biggest gun from the garden state Chris Christie a real Jersey boy. Students asked us who. Can't be easy Houston. It's. -- -- It's for a man who doesn't mince words so -- Which jokers like this -- Jersey all the time. Chris Christie had a difficult time getting the message out during the primary season. -- -- It's. Now it's not -- time. But when it came to being one of the first high profile Republicans to support Romney it was an honor equivocal. Yeah yeah. For the GOP. -- star power comes from the -- combination of being fiscally conservative but socially moderate. Below its -- Still just accidentally at all I'm. So who is Chris Christie it was a major fund raiser for George W. Bush in 2000. -- Oh okay. -- W -- WU. Yeah. Bush returned the favor when he named the 49 year old married father of four as US attorney for New Jersey. His supporters hailed his record for cracking down on public corruption. In 2009 when he was elected as governor. He -- a few critics when he slashed education funding. Yeah. And -- -- teach us how. -- If Romney wins Christie could be in -- -- position to be named attorney general if not. The man known for speaking from the gut could be sane. Yeah I sing. -- -- -- -- -- And. Good I could -- home. I don't know.

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