Matt Katz

Reporter, WNYC News

Matt Katz appears in the following:

Christie Moves To Loosen Gun Regulations in NJ

Monday, December 21, 2015

The Republican presidential hopeful has been promising pro-gun change for the Garden State. Now his study commission has released a blueprint.

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Christie's Bridgegate Lawyers Engaged in 'Gamesmanship,' Judge Says

Wednesday, December 16, 2015

Federal Judge Susan Wigenton said taxpayers were promised a transparent investigation and instead got "opacity."


Christie's Bridgegate Lawyer Is Raising Money For 'Christie 2016' Presidential Bid

Thursday, December 10, 2015

An attorney for the taxpayer-funded internal investigation that exonerated Governor Christie is holding a fundraiser in Los Angeles. 

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New Jersey is Only State That Spends Zero on Smoking Prevention

Wednesday, December 09, 2015

Gov. Christie talks a lot about how his mother died from smoking. Yet a new report places the Garden State last in prevention efforts.


Correcting Christie: 10 Times Christie Didn't Tell the Full Truth on the Campaign Trail

Wednesday, December 09, 2015

Is Christie "telling it like it is," as his campaign slogan claims?


A Video, World Events (and a Secret Weapon) Help Christie in New Hampshire

Tuesday, December 08, 2015

The 3 reasons Christie is relevant again. 

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Keeping up With the Candidates in the Face of Breaking News

Monday, December 07, 2015

WNYC's Andrea Bernstein and NJPR's Matt Katz talk about how recent events in Paris, San Bernardino, Colorado Springs, and elsewhere are prompting responses from 2016 candidates.

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Trump Rally Draws Curious Gawkers and Crying Superfans

Thursday, December 03, 2015

The Trump phenomenon is energizing some voters in New Hampshire, but it continues to rankle the GOP.

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In Wake Of Paris Attacks, Chris Christie Sees An Opportunity

Tuesday, December 01, 2015

Hobbled by a scandal.

Poll numbers so low he got kicked off the last debate stage.

But fueled by voter fears about ISIS after the attacks in Paris — and a subsequent boost from the largest paper in one of the key early primary states — New Jersey Gov. Chris ...


Chris Christie Bets On New Hampshire In GOP Presidential Race

Tuesday, December 01, 2015

In a crowded Republican presidential field, Chris Christie has struggled to stand out. But after a string of endorsements in New Hampshire, the New Jersey governor is hoping to break out.


Christie Plays the Endorsement Game in New Hampshire

Monday, November 30, 2015

Governor Christie's presidential campaign may still be shaky, but he's winning endorsements in New Hampshire. WNYC's Matt Katz reports on the 2016 GOP field from the Granite State.

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Chris Christie's Foreclosure Crisis

Monday, November 16, 2015

New Jersey has the highest rate of foreclosures in the country, but the governor says it isn't his fault.

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Bridgegate Defendants: Christie's Team Hiding Thousands of Documents, Including Christie Emails

Wednesday, November 11, 2015

On the presidential trail, Chris Christie is accusing Hillary Clinton of hiding emails.  In court papers, his former staffers says he's doing the same thing.

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Christie: Bad Week for the Governor is Good Week for the Candidate

Wednesday, November 04, 2015

Democrats increased their majority in the New Jersey state legislature. Meanwhile, Christie's presidential campaign is having its best week yet. 


Christie Back in NJ for Government — and Presidential Politicking

Monday, November 02, 2015

The governor visited Camden Monday to tout his criminal justice record — and run for president. 


Chris Christie vs.The New York Times

Friday, October 30, 2015

A New York Times editorial called for New Jersey Governor Chris Christie to end his presidential campaign and "go home." WNYC's Matt Katz discusses the campaign's impact on New Jersey.

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Christie Loses Black Supporters in NJ Over Comments on 'Black Lives Matters'

Tuesday, October 27, 2015

Christie's comments play on the presidential stage, but not in New Jersey.

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Christie Reshuffles His Top Legal Staff

Tuesday, October 06, 2015

Christie brings experts on data collection and political corruption prosecutions into the governor's office.

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Top 7 Christie News Dumps of All Time

Monday, October 05, 2015

Seven times Chris Christie released information at a time when you wouldn't find out about it.

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Scandal Probes Claim Another Christie Appointee

Friday, October 02, 2015

Transportation Commissioner Jamie Fox is resigning amid a federal probe into the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, which he previously lobbied on behalf of United Airlines.

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