In this photo released by NBC News, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie appears Saturday, June 25, 2011, during a pre-taped interview in Washington for Sunday's "Meet the Press." (AP Photo/NBC News, William B. Plowman)
July 12, 2011 4:51:20 PM PDT
By JOSH LEDERMAN Associated Press
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) - July 12, 2011 --
A second consecutive day of attempts by Senate Democrats to repeal Republican Gov. Chris Christie's cuts to social and urban programs failed Tuesday when no GOP lawmakers crossed the aisle to buck the governor.