Christie Under Attack for Helicopter Use

Pro-Hillary group behind the criticism.

Gov. Chris Christie is taking fire for his use of the state helicopter, with the brunt of criticism coming from a group promoting Hillary Clinton’s presidential prospects. reports that the group, American Bridge, criticized Christie for flying instead of taking a relatively short (and cheaper) 40 minute drive from Haddon Heights to Trenton following a town meeting:

“Chris Christie is raiding pension funds to offset his massive deficit and constantly pontificating about making tough budget choices and being fiscally responsible. But when it comes to his personal use of taxpayer money, Christie is hardly conservative,” Brad Woodhouse, president of American Bridge, said in a statement.

Christie’s office declined to comment and instead brushed the statement off as “more of the same half-baked partisan nonsense,” said Christie spokesman Kevin Roberts.

In Christie’s defense: Traffic is boooring. []

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  • billmedicare

    And this is from a BIOTCH that cries poor mouth after her has been has made over 100 million in speaking engagements since he left the w h? Liberals. The most pathetic human beings next to muslems

    • tightlines


  • Didn’t Christie say he was getting rid of tax money paid waste? THEN he goes to his kid’s baseball game in a State Police helicopter, along with his ‘security team’.
    Tax money wasted by a guy who Really knows how to do it. New Jersey is worse off because of this blowhard. Wait until you see the mess he leaves behind while he panders for National office. The New Jersey Miracle my butt!