Christie on losing a seat and redistricting

Gov. Chris Christie responded to some questions about redistricting at a Wayne bill signing today. Asked how big of a role he’ll play in the Congressional redistricting process, Christie said, “Not as much as I’d like to.”

Commenting on the possibility of a seat loss for New Jersey before it was released this morning, Christie was asked what seat he’d like to target.

“After a really lousy question like that, I’m targeting your seat,” he told the the radio journalist. “It will be intensely partisan because somebody’s gotta lose a seat.”

He said “elements of fact” will  be thrown into the political blender, and it will be personal.

“When somebody’s ox is being gored, it becomes personal,” said the governor. Christie on losing a seat and redistricting