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Posted: January 15, 2014 at 5:04 a.m.

QUOTE OF THE DAY “The last week has certainly tested this administration. Mistakes were clearly made. And as a result, we let down the people we are entrusted to serve. I know our citizens deserve better.” New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, apologizing again during his State of the State address for a political scandal involving some of his aides and appointees

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