Christie bash­es Trump’s request for RNC to can­cel debates: ‘It’s wrong, and it’s dis­re­spect­ful’

For­mer Repub­li­can New Jer­sey Gov. Chris Christie slammed for­mer Pres­i­dent Don­ald Trump for say­ing the Repub­li­can Nation­al Com­mit­tee should can­cel the remain­ing Repub­li­can pres­i­den­tial debates.
Christie said that Trump is scared of oth­er can­di­dates get­ting expo­sure to Repub­li­can vot­ers as the rea­son for his pleas to the RNC while speak­ing on CNN’s Erin Bur­nett Out­Front on Fri­day.

“He wants to end these things for pure­ly self­ish rea­sons because he doesn’t want to give expo­sure to the can­di­dates who are chal­leng­ing him out there,” Christie said.
Trump has said that the RNC should can­cel the remain­ing debates, cit­ing his nation­al polling lead over the oth­er Repub­li­can can­di­dates. The for­mer pres­i­dent has not attend­ed either of the first two Repub­li­can debates.
“I’m up 56 Points, so the Debates would seem to be a com­plete waste of time. I’m also up 10 on Crooked Joe! What is the RNC doing? They should be fight­ing against Elec­tion Inter­fer­ence & the Penn­syl­va­nia Vot­er Reg­is­tra­tion Scam. The Debates should be ENDED, BAD for the Repub­li­can Par­ty!” Trump said in a post on Truth Social on Thurs­day.
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