N.J. teachers union accuses Christie of lying in pension talk at town hall

April 17, 2015 6:16 PM

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TRENTON — New Jersey's largest teachers union is lashing out against Gov. Chris Christie, saying he lied several times Thursday when discussing the state's troubled public-worker pension system during a town hall meeting.

In a statement Friday, the New Jersey Education Association, long one of Christie's foes, accused the Republican governor of continuing a "long history of lying about pensions."

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