SWEARING IN VIDEO IN EXTENDED ARTICLE:
11:50 A.M. Chris Christie has just walked on to the podium at the War Memorial, where Chris Christie will become New Jersey’s 55th governor and the first Republican governor in eight years. The program is now beginning. We will continue to keep you updated.
12:01 p.m. Chris Christie has just been sworn in as Governor of the State of New Jersey!!!!!!!
12:07 p.m. Christie has now begun his speech. “To the people of New Jersey I say this, you voted for change, and today, change has arrived”
12:28 p.m. “One person can make a difference”. “I will make a difference”. “I did not come here for failure, I came here for success”.
12:32 p.m.“I ask not only for G-d’s help, but for your help. G-d bless all New Jersyans and G-d bless the United States Of America”. Thank you.
12:54 p.m. Event has ended. Read full text of speech here.
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