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Chris Christie Headed to Maryland

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    New Jersey Governor Chris Christie leaves a campaign event on June 12, 2015 in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.

    New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is coming to Maryland for an announcement related to his presidential campaign.

    Christie's campaign announced Wednesday's event at the Double T Diner near Maryland's capitol in Annapolis.

    Christie was a strong supporter of Gov. Larry Hogan's underdog campaign last year in a state where Democrats outnumber Republicans 2-1. A spokesman for Hogan declined to comment on the event.

    Christie, who then chaired the Republican Governors Association, made several campaign stops in Maryland for Hogan. The RGA spent $1.2 million in the final weeks of the campaign on Hogan's behalf.

    Christie has been wearing a "Hogan Strong'' bracelet since the Maryland governor's cancer diagnosis was announced last month.