Description:In the most important speech of his life, Gov. Chris Christie tonight thrilled the national Republican Party with a political manifesto inspired by his experience growing up and governing in New Jersey.
The bombastic governor avoided the brash insults and tirades that have made him famous. Instead he gave a methodical summation of who his is, what he’s done and his vision for the future of the GOP, weaving in a call to elect Mitt Romney.(2:27)