Chris Christie freezes spending to force public workers to take massive cut in health benefits
Chris Christie speaks to CBS News (screen grab)

Christie freezes $100M in spending to force N.J. public worker health care cuts

TRENTON -- Gov. Chris Christie's administration is freezing $100 million in aid to the state's depressed cities and social programs favored by Democrats until public employees heed his call to cut $250 million in their health benefits. Christie issued an executive order late Thursday holding in reserve $54 million in transitional aid to cities and $45…