Chris Christie's Long Dance with Anti-Vaxxers

Six years ago, the governor-to-be told vaccine critics that he would stand with them.

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie will do 28 campaign events before Election Day.

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In 2009, as he was on the way to winning his first term as governor of New Jersey, Chris Christie took the time to answer a question from the vaccine-skeptic group Life Health Choices. In a letter, pulled today by reporter Olivia Nuzzi, Christie assured vaccine critics that he had heard them.

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