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Christie Half-Way To Weight Goal

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Since Governor Christie won the gubernatorial election last week, many have been speculating about him making a potential run for president in 2016. Many have questioned if he can win the presidential election at his current weight.

Christie has noted that since his secret lap band surgery, he is more than halfway to his goal weight. He said that he is eating differently and even sleeping better.

To learn more about how weight might impact a political candidate, image expert Sylvie di Giusto chimed in. She noted that Governor Christie's face is thinner and more powerful since he lost weight. “You will see a huge difference in his face actually and the face is always important for politicians you cannot hide anything in the face,” she said.

Sylvie also noted that Mary Pat, Governor Christie's wife, might need to improve her image as Governor Christie enters the national spotlight. “Right now she doesn’t show that professional appearance and attitude, he has to make sure that if he runs for president in a few years that he will start preparing the team right now," she said.

For more information about Sylvie di Giusto's work, visit her website: http://executive-image-consulting.com/

As far as another New Jersey politician goes Cory Booker seems to be sticking to social media these days, especially Twitter. His latest tweet about a crush on Star Trek’s Lt. Uhura and how the actress who played her is a true “role model” has many people buzzing that the mayor turned senator is a secret “trekkie”.

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