Governor Christie has come under fire for his recent to decision to help balance the budget by cutting $2.5 billion off the public employees pension payment.

Governor Chris Christie announces his solution to New Jersey's budget shortfall (Governor's Office/Tim Larsen)

The governor's announcement was barely public and the political pundits were already calling for a funeral for Christie's political future. Tom Moran believes that Governor Christie's presidential aspirations are all but done.  Do you agree?

Hold on folks, not so fast. Before you go writing a homily for the governor's political future, we warn you that the Governor is far from done. Governor Christie has pulled a "Political Houdini" on a few occasions and the latest budget plan may see more of the same from Christie.

Do you think Governor Christie still has the opportunity to be a presidential candidate? Take the poll below.