TRENTON - (AP) - Friends of Gov. Chris Christie say hiswife, Mary Pat, has arrived at the hospital in Somerville where hewas taken after experiencing breathing problems.

The 48-year-old governor was driven to Somerset Medical Centeron Thursday by his state police security detail as a precaution.Christie suffers from asthma and his spokesman says all indicationsare the governor will be fine.

State Sen. Joseph Kyrillos, who spoke to the governor within thehour, says he sounds "strong."

Mary Pat works part-time as a vice president at CantorFitzgerald investment bank in New York. It's unclear if she was atwork Thursday.

The couple has been married 25 years and have four children.