Christie doesn’t regret calling man an ‘idiot’
BORDENTOWN TOWNSHIP | New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie said he has no regrets about calling a former Navy SEAL an “idiot” during a shouting match at a recent public event.
Mr. Christie’s comment capped off two minutes of increasingly heated back-and-forth with 34-yearold William Brown at a town-hallstyle event in Burlington County on Thursday.
“He acted like an idiot. He’s an idiot. I don’t have any regret about it at all,” Mr. Christie said Monday during a press conference after touring a regional high school and meeting with students in a financial literacy class.
Mr. Brown, a former Democratic candidate for state Assembly, challenged the Republican governor’s plan