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Gov. Christie holds Toms River town hall

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Governor Christie held his 112th town hall meeting in Toms River on Tuesday.

He opened the town hall by discussing Sandy relief efforts across the state and focused on the difficulties associated with getting funds from the federal government. He noted the 12 step process required. He also said that the, "federal government should get the hell out of the flood insurance business."

And while he shared his frustrations with the federal government, he also said, "I never promised you, not would I, that this would be mistake free." 

During the question and answer session, constituents asked not only about Sandy relief efforts, but also about the pension system and Obamacare.

Governor Christie suggested that the only way to fix Obamacare care is to elect a new president who will overturn Obamacare. The audience erupted into applause, and many rose to their feet in support.
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