Gov. Chris Christie has been interested in politics for most of his life. He was president of the student body of both his high school and college. He has had a very public career of elected and appointed offices in New Jersey, culminating in his governorship for the past five years. You can explore his life and his career, the highlights and lowlights, and key moments in his tenure as governor in the timeline below. Scroll through one date at a time, or choose a time period on the grey bar.
Note: Some early dates are approximate.
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