In a surprise move, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has endorsed GOP candidate Donald Trump.
According to CNN, Christie says “there is no one better prepared to lead the country in the Republican 2016 race.”
The cable news network quoted Christie as saying:
“I am proud to be here to endorse Donald Trump for president of the United States,” the New Jersey Republican told reporters at a press conference in Texas.
“The best person to beat Hillary Clinton on that stage last night is undoubtedly Donald Trump,” Christie, who plans to appear at Trump’s Oklahoma event Friday night, added.
Additional details are available on CNN.com.