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Trump meets Christie, calls him "smart and tough"

Sunday, November 20, 2016 - 01:11

President-elect Donald Trump says his half-hour meeting with New Jersey Governor Chris Christie went ''very well'', during a weekend-long retreat to fill posts in his new administration. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

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ROUGH CUT (NO REPORTER NARRATION) STORY: U.S. President-elect Donald Trump met with New Jersey Governor Chris Christie on Sunday for half an hour and said the discussions went "very well". Christie is one of many people Trump has been meeting with at his New Jersey golf club this weekend as he continues to fill key posts in his new administration. During the campaign, Christie was reported to be one of the top candidates Trump was considering as his running mate but he was passed over for Indiana Governor Mike Pence. Christie remained a close adviser during Trump's campaign but was removed as head of his transition team and replaced by Pence.

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Trump meets Christie, calls him "smart and tough"

Sunday, November 20, 2016 - 01:11