August 1st, 2013
01:37 PM ET
12 months ago

5 things we're learning from Christie-Paul spat

Washington (CNN) - A very public squabble between two top Republican politicians who might be leading contenders for the 2016 GOP presidential nomination has grabbed clicks online and airtime on cable news.

The war of words between New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and Sen. Rand Paul of Kentucky over national security, civil liberties and federal spending is also a proxy for the bigger battle for the future of the Republican Party.

Here are five things we're learning from their spat.

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Filed under: 2016 • Chris Christie • Rand Paul
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  1. Jeff Brown in Jersey

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    anonymous
    so who do the demorcats have in 2016? hillary clinton? the incompetent person responsible for the deaths of 4 americans in benghazi? or is it crazy joe biden? the senile gaff-o-matic that is telling people to buy and fire shot guns in the air?
    can you say complete joke? yes, i knew you could. we'll have to wait and see who their leftist propaganda media decides to push onto the american people with a wave of lies.

    You are a hoot! Keep sucking in the Faux "News" lies about Benghazi and cry like a baby when Hillary is President for eight long years!

    August 1, 2013 03:54 pm at 3:54 pm |
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