Chris Christie Says His Brash Style Could Work on Vladimir Putin

The New Jersey governor argued that directness has its virtues.

WASHINGTON, DC - JUNE 10: New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie gives remarks during the Latino Coalition's 20th anniversary luncheon June 10, 2015 at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce in Washington, DC. The coalition held a luncheon to celebrate its 20th anniversary during its 2015 Small Business Summit.

Photographer: Alex Wong

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie told a crowd in Iowa Thursday that his blunt persona could pay dividends when dealing with Russia and Iran.

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