(NEWSER) – Add Carl Lewis to the list of people piling on Chris Christie. The Olympic legend today revived his allegations that Christie's administration abruptly ditched a plan to name him New Jersey's "youth fitness ambassador" as soon as Lewis announced that he'd be running for state Senate as a Democrat, the Star-Ledger reports. "I felt like he was trying to intimidate me, absolutely," he says, alleging that Christie directly told him that "if you run, we're going to have to cancel the program."

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