chris christie http://michiganradio.org en NJ Gov. Christie to be in Midland, Michigan for Romney fundraiser http://michiganradio.org/post/nj-gov-christie-be-midland-michigan-romney-fundraiser <p>$10,000 a plate will get you a seat at the table at the H Hotel in Midland this Saturday, according to Mark Tower of <a href="http://www.mlive.com/news/saginaw/index.ssf/2012/10/gov_chris_christie_special_gue.html">MLive:</a></p><blockquote><p>According to the event <span id="asset-11662816"><a href="http://media.mlive.com/saginawnews_impact/other/October%206th%20RV%20Event%20Christie.pdf">RSVP form</a></span> from Romney Victory, Inc., guests can pay a wide range to take part in the event, which begins with the&nbsp;12:45 p.m. private lunch.</p><p>From the $10,000 per couple cost&nbsp;for&nbsp;the lunch, the price steps down to $2,500&nbsp;per person for a VIP photo reception at 1:15 p.m. and $1,000 per person for the 1:45 p.m. general reception.</p><p>Proceeds from the event will go to Romney Victory, Inc., a joint&nbsp;fundraising committee. Contributions will be split between Romney for President, Inc., the Republican National Committee, the National Republican Senatorial Committee and the National Republican Congressional Committee. Fri, 05 Oct 2012 14:46:58 +0000 Mark Brush 9379 at http://michiganradio.org NJ Gov. Christie to be in Midland, Michigan for Romney fundraiser Photos from the Republican National Convention in Tampa, Florida http://michiganradio.org/post/photos-republican-national-convention-tampa-florida <p>Michigan Radio reporter Steve Carmody is covering the Republican National Convention in Tampa, Florida.</p><p>The storm has passed and the delegates are gathering for tonight's program where New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie will deliver the keynote address.</p><p>National political conventions are always filled with color and a little clowning from enthusiastic delegates. Tue, 28 Aug 2012 21:14:25 +0000 Mark Brush 8856 at http://michiganradio.org Photos from the Republican National Convention in Tampa, Florida New Jersey's Republican governor says Michigan is a 'State of Consequence' in November's election http://michiganradio.org/post/new-jerseys-republican-governor-says-michigan-state-consequence-novembers-election <p>The man in the spotlight at the Republican National Convention tonight took his star power to the Michigan delegation this morning.</p><p></p><p>It’s a staple of every morning at national political conventions: the big name breakfast speaker. &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;And there are few bigger than New Jersey Governor Chris Christie. &nbsp;&nbsp;The Garden State governor has a prime time slot tonight, delivering the convention’s keynote address.&nbsp;</p><p></p> Tue, 28 Aug 2012 15:42:51 +0000 Steve Carmody 8849 at http://michiganradio.org New Jersey's Republican governor says Michigan is a 'State of Consequence' in November's election