January 19, 2010-present - Republican Governor of New Jersey.
November 26, 2012 - Announces that he will run for re-election.
February 4, 2013 - During an appearance on the "Late Show with David Letterman," Christie pulls a doughnut out of his pocket and begins eating it mid-interview. Christie's weight has often been commented on in the media and mocked by comedians.
February 6, 2013 - In response to a former White House physician's comments in a CNN interview the day before that Christie's weight may cause him to die in office, Christie describes Dr. Connie Mariano as "just another hack who wants five minutes on TV."
May 7, 2013 - Christie reveals to the New York Post that he secretly underwent lap-band surgery for the sake of his wife and kids. A source close to the governor tells CNN that Christie had the procedure on February 16.
November 5, 2013 - Wins re-election.
November 21, 2013 - Becomes 2014 Chairman of the Republican Governors Association.