August 29th, 2012
08:41 AM ET
2 years ago

Christie: Romney will 'tell us the hard truths'

Tampa, Florida (CNN) - Chris Christie brought his trademark passion to the Republican National Convention on Tuesday, delivering a robust endorsement of Mitt Romney for president and advocating a tough-minded approach for dealing with the nation's economic and political problems.

The New Jersey governor is well known for plain talk and while some edges were softened at times, he mostly stuck to his familiar style in the coveted keynote address aimed at firing up the party faithful and appealing to a prime-time television audience.

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  1. MaryM

    So, WHEN is romney going to start telling the truth? Romney needs a fact-checker to follow him.

    August 29, 2012 10:07 am at 10:07 am |
  2. Should we call him Spiro Romney?

    "Romney will 'tell us the hard truths'

    Huh?

    When will he start telling us the truth?

    I realize all truth is hard for Romney, but so far he either has lied (check the welfare ads) or refused to answer at all (no details on his plans, refusal to disclose his taxes).

    August 29, 2012 10:08 am at 10:08 am |
  3. gord

    is he going to cut his pay and get rid of his free health care and fat pension -don,t think so ,he,ll go after the middle class that shipped there jobs overseas and went on welfare,so they would not have to get up in the mourning

    August 29, 2012 10:10 am at 10:10 am |
  4. thetruthandnothingbutthetruth

    if christie worked as hard as he claims, hed be half his size!

    August 29, 2012 10:14 am at 10:14 am |
  5. Jeff--Tacoma

    Seriously? Mitt tell the truth, that's laughable. This guy has no core, he'll say whatever suites his situation at the moment.

    August 29, 2012 10:17 am at 10:17 am |
  6. Should we call him Spiro Romney?

    Gov, Sam Brownback i(Repub) s on MSNBC admitting that the Romney claim in his welfare ads are a lie. Pivoting as quick as he can, but it's still out there.

    I guess there are some honest Repubs. We could use more.

    August 29, 2012 10:23 am at 10:23 am |
  7. Darryl

    The TRUTH ??? The TRUTH from Romney ? That will NEVER happen ! Same goes for Ryan, he and his family have strong investments in Bio Oil Corporations and the Koch Bros. What does that tell ya ? By the way,.....Don't forget, Mitt Romney is a Wallstreet Financial Investment Banker & Ceo, and Paul Ryan is a EX-tremeist T-Party Republican. If anyone wants that combination ruleing this country they have to be crazy !

    August 29, 2012 10:27 am at 10:27 am |
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