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NBC Admits Error On Christie Bridgegate Report

The Huffington Post | Andrew Hart | Posted 09.19.2014 | Media

It looks as if Brian Williams got too far out over his skis with a report on New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's link to the "Bridgegate" scandal. On ...

Chris Christie Is Getting Tired Of Bridgegate

AP | Posted 09.18.2014 | Politics

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Gov. Chris Christie says he's growing tired of the legislative committee investigating politically motivated lane closures near...

Bridgegate: One Year Later, Why We Must Persist

Assemblyman John Wisniewski | Posted 09.08.2014 | Politics
Assemblyman John Wisniewski

This committee's work is far from finished. Its patient persistence is what uncovered the deceptions we were asked to accept at face value as true when this story first broke, and it is our only hope for uncovering the truth.

Cop Who Urged Reopening Lanes In Bridgegate Scandal Told 'Shut Up'

AP | JOSH CORNFIELD and GEOFF MULVIHILL | Posted 09.04.2014 | Politics

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Police officers on the George Washington Bridge last September during lane closures apparently ordered by Republican Gov. Chris...

Cop Who Urged Reopening GWB Lanes Told To 'Shut Up'

NorthJersey.com | Posted 09.03.2014 | Politics

On the second day of the George Washington Bridge lane closures last year, a Port Authority police officer stationed at a traffic-clogged intersection...

Chris Christie's Image Has Yet To Recover In New Jersey

The Huffington Post | Rachel Lienesch | Posted 08.08.2014 | Politics

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) continues to struggle with his image in the state months after it was revealed that his aides intentionally created...

Top Christie Aide To Be Questioned About Bridge Scandal

Reuters | Posted 09.16.2014 | Politics

July 17 (Reuters) - The New Jersey committee investigating the lane closures on the George Washington Bridge that sparked a political firestorm will...

Legislative Probe Of Chris Christie Bridge Scandal Slows

AP | Posted 07.16.2014 | Politics

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey lawmakers are moving slower than they planned as they investigate the politically engineered traffic jams near the G...

Chris Christie Looking To Recover From Clumsy Political Scandal

AP | By STEVE PEOPLES and ERIK SCHELZIG | Posted 08.09.2014 | Politics

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Chris Christie is plunging into what amounts to a cross-country revival tour, looking to recover from a clumsy political sca...

Top Chris Christie Aide Denies Having Any Knowledge Of Bridge Plot

AP | Posted 06.09.2014 | Politics

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — The highest-ranking official in New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's administration to testify before lawmakers about last fall's t...

'Tonight' Show Is Chris Christie's Bridge Back To Comedy

AP | Posted 06.09.2014 | Politics

NEW YORK (AP) — If you believe Chris Christie is going to put himself at the mercy of a late-night comic, we've got a bridge to sell you. But it'...

Top Christie Aide To Testify Before Bridgegate Committee

AP | Posted 06.09.2014 | Politics

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Gov. Chris Christie's chief of staff is scheduled to go before a New Jersey legislative committee investigating traffic jams at...

Another Top Chris Christie Ally Under Fire

The Huffington Post | Andrew Perez | Posted 06.03.2014 | Politics

One of New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's (R) top fundraisers, real estate developer Jon Hanson, has become the latest member of the governor's inner ci...

Lawmakers' Meeting To Discuss Port Authority Reforms Canceled

AP | Posted 07.30.2014 | Politics

FORT LEE, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey state senator says the announcement of reform measures for the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey was canc...

Ex-Christie Aide 'Dumbfounded' By Traffic Plot

AP | Posted 05.20.2014 | Politics

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A former aide to Gov. Chris Christie whose job included getting re-election endorsements from mayors said Tuesday that he was "...

Some Scandals Matter More

Tom Burns | Posted 07.16.2014 | Politics
Tom Burns

We care less about sex scandals than financial or other ones. And so we should; trusting a political leader, especially someone who could have been a potential candidate for president, necessitates that she or he can be trusted not to wilfully and negligently abuse the responsibilities of their oath and office.

Andrew Perez

Former Chris Christie Aide Demands Corrections To Bridgegate Report

HuffingtonPost.com | Andrew Perez | Posted 05.15.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A lawyer for Bill Stepien, a former top political adviser to New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R), is requesting corrections to a report b...

Christie Spokesman Says Governor Was Unaware Of Traffic Scheme

AP | Posted 07.13.2014 | Politics

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Republican Gov. Chris Christie's longtime press secretary told state lawmakers Tuesday he's confident his boss and other senior...

Chris Christie Aide Called To Testify In Bridgegate Probe

Reuters | Posted 07.13.2014 | Politics

By Victoria Cavaliere NEW YORK, May 13 (Reuters) - A top spokesman for Republican New Jersey Governor Chris Christie is scheduled to t...

Former Christie Aide Appearing Before Bridgegate Panel

AP | ANGELA DELLI SANTI | Posted 07.06.2014 | Politics

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A former staff member to New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie told lawmakers Tuesday that her boss, the fired aide accused of orchest...

Ex-Port Authority Head Won't Turn Over More Bridgegate Documents

AP | Posted 07.03.2014 | Politics

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Lawyers for the former chairman of the agency that oversees the George Washington Bridge said Friday their client will not be t...

Former State Lawmaker: Chris Christie's Bridgegate Exposes The Modern 'American Hustle'

The Huffington Post | Natasha Bach | Posted 04.29.2014 | Politics

Former New Jersey Assemblyman Louis Manzo (D) discussed his recently released book "Ruthless Ambition: The Rise and Fall of Chris Christie" with HuffP...

Christie Scandal Still Causing Headaches

AP | GEOFF MULVIHILL | Posted 06.22.2014 | Politics

A New Jersey legislative committee has ordered current and former aides to Republican Gov. Chris Christie and two officials at the Port Authority of N...

Bridgegate Has Cost Chris Christie's Campaign At Least $314,000 In Legal Fees So Far

The Huffington Post | Amanda Terkel | Posted 04.21.2014 | Politics

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's (R) reelection campaign has paid at least $314,000 in legal fees for the Bridgegate investigation so far, with the ca...

Chris Christie Gets Extension On Bridge Scandal Lawsuits

AP | Posted 04.12.2014 | Politics

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A judge has given New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and other defendants more time to file a response to two lawsuits related to la...