Politics

Don’t let lawmakers play us for chumps, Christie tells crowd

MIDDLETOWN — The public needs to pressure state legislators to enact health care and pension reform this year, before the state digs itself further into a financial hole, Gov. Chris Christie told more than 200 people who braved Wednesday’s snowstorm to hear him speak.

After promising action on the issue several months ago, the legislators have done little of substance, Christie told the crowd at Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2179.

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