Who's running against Chris Christie? No one, it seems.
Credible opponents are dropping like Jersey skeeters at the onset of the first frost.
Newark Mayor Cory Booker, former acting Gov. Dick Codey, Congressman Bill Pascrell Jr., and Senate President Steve Sweeney have all demurred. That leaves lesser-known State Sen. Barbara Buono.
So, as he faces reelection, Christie couldn't have arranged the stars any better.
In nearly every poll, he's scoring a solid thumbs-up of 60 to 70 percent or more. Even rabid Democrats in blue, blue Jersey give him high marks.
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