Cher Lashes Out at Chris Christie on Pig Gestation Crates

The controversial crates have cropped up as a potential campaign issue.
Photographer: Kevin Mazur/WireImage

Are pigs the key to becoming president in 2016? One day after Iowa Governor Terry Branstad offered gushing praise of New Jersey Governor Chris Christie's veto of a bill that would have outlawed the use of pig gestation crates in the Garden State—further elevating Christie's credibility among pig-farming Iowans—noted Hollywood celebrity Cher declared that the move could cost Christie the presidency. 

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