On tonight's Crossfire, Stephanie Cutter asks if Governor Christie's "bully" persona is a problem and if it could appeal to the nation. GOP strategist, John Brabender, debates with Fmr. Gov. Bill Richardson.
Also, S.E. Cupp asks if Christie's job as the head of the Republican Governors Association will be affected.
Tonight on Crossfire: Did Governor Chris Christie's extraordinary, nearly two-hour news conference keep alive his chances to be president? Christie said he found out for the first time Wednesday that one of his top aides had been connected to the scandal and immediately fired her. But is it enough? Read the full story here.
At 6:30pm ET, Republican strategist John Brabender and former New Mexico Governor Bill Richardson join S.E. Cupp and Stephanie Cutter in the Crossfire to debate the Christie controversy.
We want you to weigh in: Do you think Chris Christie told the truth today?
Author, documentary filmmaker, historian, Speaker of the House (1995-1999), and 2012 Republican presidential candidate
Fmr. Obama Deputy Campaign Mgr. and W.H. Sr. Adviser, founder of Precision Strategies, fmr. Sr. Adviser to Maj. Leader Reid and Sen. Kennedy
Conservative columnist for New York Daily News, contributing editor at Townhall Magazine, commentator and author
Former Special Adviser for Green Jobs under President Obama, co-founder of Rebuild the Dream, author and attorney
Crossfire hosted by Newt Gingrich, Stephanie Cutter, SE Cupp, and Van Jones airs weeknights at 6:30 pm ET on CNN.
The classic debate program resembles the show's original format with passionate conversation and focus on topical events on the day. The daily, 30-minute program features two hosts and guests each night, discussing a range of issues from all sides of the political and cultural spectrum. In addition to the weekday show the Crossfire co-hosts appear across the network's programming.