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Governor Chris Christie of New Jersey speaking at the 2014 Conservative Political Action Conference (Gage Skidmore/Flickr)

Christie calls for expansion of US military presence in N.H. speech

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie called for an aggressive expansion of the United States' intelligence operations and global military footprint on Monday, envisioning the country as a peacekeeping force containing the rising threat of China, Iran, Russia and Syria. On a swing through New Hampshire, Christie staked out the most hawkish position of…