Montana Lt. Governor Mike Cooney (D) trolled his Republican gubernatorial election opponent Rep. Greg Gianforte (R-MN) with a message from former Republican New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie telling him to go back to New Jersey.
Cooney hired Christie to unwittingly record a “special message” for Gianforte on Cameo — the online service which allows users to pay for video messages from celebrities — telling Gianforte to return to New Jersey, his parents’ native state and where he used to work.
— Mike Boo-ney 👻 (@CooneyforMT) October 29, 2020
“Hi, this is former New Jersey Governor Chris Christie. I have a special message today for you, Greg,” Christie declared in the video. “Now I