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Chris Christie: The most popular politician in America?

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) may be the most popular politician in the land.

A new NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll shows 41 percent of Americans view Christie positively, compared to just 12 percent who view him negatively. And he gets equally strong marks from across the political spectrum, with 43 percent of Democrats viewing him favorably.