FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie will speak
at the Kentucky GOP's Lincoln Day Dinner in Lexington in May.
Kentucky GOP Chairman Steve Robertson announced the headliner
for the annual get-together on Tuesday.
Christie had been touted as a potential presidential candidate
in this year's Republican primary, but he opted not to enter the
Robertson said the Republican Party of Kentucky is excited to
have a "powerhouse like Gov. Christie" coming to Kentucky.
Robertson said Christie's "tough, no-nonsense leadership style"
makes him the perfect messenger to energize Kentucky Republicans
ahead of this fall's general election.
The dinner will be held at the Marriott Griffin Gate hotel on
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