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Christie's U.K. trip a 'failure,' presidential scholars say

"The vaccine statement wasn't in his best interest," said Zelizer. "It goes against the kind of conservative he's trying to paint himself — a fiscal conservative, rather than a cultural one. There are other Republicans (in the field) who can do that better than him."