This Might Hurt More Than It Helps

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Gov. Christie greets 102-year-old Clemence Blanchard and her daughter, Summer Hebert, at T-Bones restaurant in Bedford, NH.

Gov. Christie is balancing the politics of climate change in New Jersey versus the politics of climate change on a national stage as he seeks national GOP support. WNYC’s Andrea Bernstein reports on how he’s handling that dance. Plus: Wall Street Journal editorial board member and Fox News contributor Jason Riley contends that affirmative action and minimum wage laws hurt the people they’re supposed to help and thoughts on the impulse to Google your date ahead of time: smart or counterproductive?