NJ Gov. Christie says he plans to seek 2nd term - Article Photos 4/5

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, center, talks during a news conference at at fire house, Monday, Nov. 26, 2012, in Middletown, N.J. Christie announced he will seek re-election to a second term. Christie says he want New Jerseyans to know that he's "in this for the long haul" as he leads the state's recovery from Superstorm Sandy. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)