Chris Christie’s parting lesson about Trump and the GOP field

Former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie’s strange exit from the 2024 Republican presidential race on Wednesday highlights the difficulty of getting the candidates to work toward a common purpose.

That includes the sole purpose they all have in common, at least until the general election: defeating former President Donald Trump, the established front-runner.

Christie did more than most observers expected of him by ending his campaign before the first votes were cast in the GOP nominating contest.

That not only means that there will be one fewer candidate vying for support when it really matters, beginning with the Iowa caucuses next week. It appears to set things up for former United Nations Ambassador Nikki Haley to have the best shot she possibly could for a one-on-one fight with Trump, if everything goes according to plan, and
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