Chris Christie Rejects White House Dinner Invite

In this Feb. 20, 2014, photo, Gov. Chris Christie gestures at a town hall meeting in Middletown, N.J. Moving cautiously to repair his image, Christie is maintaining a low profile this weekend as the nation’s governors gather in Washington. Republican officials, meanwhile, have been eager to change the subject as Democrats link Christie’s troubles to vulnerable GOP governors in a challenging election season. (AP Photo/Mel Evans)WASHINGTON–New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is in Washington, D.C., for meetings with the nation’s governors this weekend. But he’s taking a pass on a dinner Sunday at the White House — despite his public embrace of the president after 2012′s Superstorm Sandy and the criticism he…

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