New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie says FBI Director James Comey "forgot his job" when deciding not to recommend charges against Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonWarren policy ideas show signs of paying off Biden at campaign kickoff event: I don't have to be 'angry' to win Top Dem: Trump helps GOP erase enthusiasm gap; Ohio a big problem MORE in the investigation into her use of a personal email server.


"She should be convicted. Yeah. Absolutely," Christie said Wednesday on MSNBC's "Morning Joe." 

"I have great respect for Jim Comey. ... I think Jim Comey is a really smart, good guy, but here's the problem: He forgot his job," he added. 

Christie said Attorney General Loretta Lynch's meeting with Bill ClintonWilliam (Bill) Jefferson Clinton Democratic leaders' impeachment tightrope Several factors have hindered 'next up' presidential candidates in recent years Criminal justice includes food security — we can't ban the social safety net MORE, the former secretary of State's husband, complicated the investigation. 

"Jim Comey felt like the FBI director and head prosecutor at the same time," Christie said. 

"He should have just laid out the facts privately, quietly and made the attorney general make this call. And if I were the person looking at this evidence, I'd bring the case."