Matt Katz

Reporter, WNYC News

Matt Katz appears in the following:

Bridgegate Fall Guy Was Inside Man

Thursday, March 12, 2015

Unearthed calendars from David Wildstein show he had more contact with Chris Christie's inner circle than the governor has previously acknowledged. 

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Christie Aide Took Political Trips Before Exxon Settlement

Thursday, March 05, 2015

An explosive new allegation links one of Gov. Christie's top aides with a questionable environmental settlement with Exxon Mobil.

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Christie Flips On Reason For Vetoing Planned Parenthood Funds

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Christie is changing his explanation on a controversial policy move just in time for the Republican presidential campaign season.

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Christie Is So Focused On New Jersey He May Announce Run For President There

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Christie pledges commitment to his day job moments before he talks exclusively to a national presidential campaign reporter.

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Christie Delivers N.J. Budget Address Amid Fiscal Challenges

Tuesday, February 24, 2015

On Monday, a state court dealt a huge blow to New Jersey Governor Chris Christie's administration's plans when it said the state couldn't continue to withhold payments to the state pension plan.

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Does Christie's 'Don't Raise Taxes' Pledge Include the Gas Tax?

Thursday, February 19, 2015

Don't raise taxes. Don't raise taxes. Don't raise taxes. We hear ya, gov. But about the gas tax? Are you pledging, or negotiating?

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Complete List of All The Famous People Chris Christie Hangs Out With

Thursday, February 05, 2015

Christie hangs out with famous people. All kinds of different famous people. 

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New Jersey GOP Cools on its Governor

Tuesday, February 03, 2015

Chris Christie is not getting a lot of love from the very people who are supposed to love him.

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Chris Christie Went to Iowa...Again

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Christie tried to woo Iowans, who have grown weary of him lately. 

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Fresh Off Well-Received Iowa Trip, Christie Forms PAC for Presidential Run

Monday, January 26, 2015

Gov. Christie didn't pander to his audience at a conservative gathering over the weekend. Well, not exactly.

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The YouTube Governor

Friday, January 23, 2015

New Jersey Public Radio's Matt Katz looks at the calculated digital strategy that created Chris Christie's political brand.

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As New Jersey Struggles, Christie Hits the Road

Thursday, January 22, 2015

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is spending a lot of time away from his home state, and his popularity is starting to dip because of it. 

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Bon Jovi, Jerry Jones & Chris Christie

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

Christie has made conflicting statements about when he met the owner of the Dallas Cowboys. Here's why it's important.

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The YouTube Governor, Decoded

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

This is how Christie and his team built his nationally-minded brand.

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The State of NJ, According to Chris Christie

Wednesday, January 14, 2015

Gov. Chris Christie's State of the State speech seemed aimed more at 2016 than New Jersey. NJPR's Matt Katz dissects the long address and the (seemingly) one new policy proposal.

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Christie's 'State of the State' Speech Nods at State of the Nation

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

The New Jersey Governor highlighted the accomplishments of his five years in office while beginning his pivot towards a national audience.

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Christie Making Moves on Presidential Run

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

Chris Christie puts out a video trailer for his State of the State address that strikes themes he is expected to use for a presidential run: bipartisan support and urban solutions. 

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Christie Goes To Football Game, Ignites Twitter, Draws Ethics Questions

Tuesday, January 06, 2015

Chris Christie went to a Dallas Cowboys game, people went nuts, and now there's ethics questions swirling around the administration.

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Democratic Findings: New Bridgegate Docs Add to the Mystery

Friday, December 05, 2014

90,000 documents, 12 missing texts and 13 anguished but unanswered messages from the Fort Lee mayor. More than a year later, more Bridgegate mysteries than answers.

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There But for the Grace of God Goes Christie

Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Three years ago, Gov. Christie’s religion was “none of your business.” Now, with a presidential campaign in sight, the governor is clapping in the pews and regularly talking about God.

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