A new Monmouth University Poll in New Jersey, taken after Gov. Chris Christie’s presidential announcement, found that “a large majority feels that Christie has abandoned his commitment to the state and few say he is a good fit for the Oval Office.”
Key finding: “Just 27% of New Jerseyans say Chris Christie would make a good president. More than two-thirds (69%) say he would not.”
Christie's job approval rating in the Monmouth poll stands at 36% approval, 58% disapproval.
Among registered voters, Christie's job approval stands at 34% approval, 60% disapproval.
When asked whether Christie cares more about governing NJ or his own political future, just 17% responded governing NJ, 76% responded his own political future.
And the clicker:
When asked if Christie should resign as governor now that he's announced a run for president, 57% say yes, 37% say no.