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Outspoken New Jersey Governor Chris Christie Announces Presidential Bid For The Republican Party — While Calling Out His Fellow Candidates!

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Step aside, Donald Trump! There's another tough-talking GOP candidate in town now!

On Tuesday, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie announced his candidacy for the Republican nomination for president!

While the Republican party already has over a dozen candidates running, the New Jersey native has promised to be aggressive in his upcoming campaign. He told voters:

"You're going to get what I think whether you like it or not, or whether it makes you cringe every once in a while or not. I am now ready to fight for the people of the United States of America."

Though the 52-year-old's resume is impressive, he has also faced backlash from former aides who created traffic jams at a bridge to get back against a Democratic mayor who chose not to endorse Christie's re-election!

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While Christie denied he had anything to do with the bridge closing, this raised the awareness that that those who work with the governor will do anything to win!

During his campaign launch, the presidential hopeful called out the "bickering leaders" from both parties — though highlighted Barack Obama's "weak and feckless foreign policy" and referred to fellow candidate Hillary Clinton the president's "second mate."

In the gymnasium of his old high school, the presidential hopeful declared:

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North Carolina Legislature Passes A Bill That Allows Denial Of Same-Sex Marriages Based On Religious Beliefs

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North Carolina has passed a very disturbing bill that can affect same-sex marriage in the state.

Talk about taking taking two steps forward and 500 steps back.

North Carolina legislature has just passed a bill that allows officials to deny same-sex couples a marriage ceremony or even a marriage license if it interferes with their religious beliefs.

The bill now lands on Governor Pat McCrory's desk, where he will have 10 days to decide whether to veto it or pass it. If he does not come to a decision by then the bill will become law.

This would essentially allow court officials to opt out of performing a marriage ceremony for religious reasons.

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This bill has been floating around ever since same-sex marriage was legalized in the state last October, but Governor McCrory has shot down it down in the past.

It seems that some conservatives are convinced that this is some sort of compromise and that they're REALLY protecting the officials who don't want to 'forced' to challenge their own beliefs.

It's unclear if the Governor is currently leaning in one direction or the other, but let's just say we hope he comes to his senses and shoots this thing down AGAIN!

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Baltimore Mayor & Maryland Governor Walk Out Of Don Lemon's CNN Interview! Watch To See Why HERE!

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In the wake of the Baltimore riots, many are asking how those in charge could let protests get so out of hand that they turned to violence and looting.

Of course, most people don't get to ask those questions to the faces of the Governor of Maryland and the Mayor of Baltimore!

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When CNN's Don Lemon spoke to Governor Larry Hogan and Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake, he asked them some pretty tough questions about who's responsible for what went wrong.

And these were some Qs they were NOT prepared to A!

See the moment the pols decide they're done (below)!

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Arkansas Governor Refuses To Sign Religious Freedom Bill! Find Out How His Own Son Changed His Mind For The Better HERE!

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It was because of his son that he didn't sign this bill.

Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson surprised many on Wednesday when he announced that he would not sign his state's religious freedom bill.

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The Republican Governor asked for lawmakers to change the current version of the bill so that it mirrors the federal version of the Religious Freedom Restoration Act — which does NOT have the provision that allows businesses to discriminate against customers of different sexual and religious orientations.

Governor Hutchinson faced criticism from a lot of sources when it was announced that he would sign the bill into law, but ultimately it was his son Seth's criticism that had the biggest impact. Hutchinson said:

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UVA Undergraduate Martese Johnson's Bloody Arrest Lead To Protests Over Police Brutality!

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Awfulness.

Protests have erupted on the campus of the University of Virginia after an undergraduate law student sustained a head injury from the police in the early hours of Wednesday that required ten stitches after the 20-year-old allegedly attempted to enter a bar.

The student, Martese Johnson, made a speech at one of the rallies on Wednesday night and Johnson seemed to be still very upset and shaken by what happened to him.

He said:

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Umm… Did Kansas Governor Sam Brownback Just Remove Non-Discrimination Protections For LGBT State Employees???

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Oh and women can no longer vote!

… is what we expect Kansas Governor Sam Brownback might say next after pulling something like this.

He rescinded an executive order that protected state employees from discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity.

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This man literally undid the good that former Governor Kathleen Sebelius did for the LGBT community in Kansas.

The Human Rights Campaign's national field director Marty Rouse issued a statement:

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The Walking Dead Returns To TVs & Brings A Heartbreaking Death With It!

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****OBLIGATORY SPOILER WARNING****

​IF YOU DIDN'T WATCH SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 8TH'S WALKING DEAD, GO NO FURTHER!!

Did we expect any less from The Walking Dead?!?

Even though we, as viewers, have had months to recover from the heartbreaking death of

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