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Chris Christie Bridge Scandal

Chris Christie Aide Says Governor 'Flat Out Lied' About Bridgegate

The Huffington Post | Arthur Delaney | Posted 08.10.2016 | Politics

One of New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie’s own aides thought Christie “flat out lied” about the “Bridgegate” scandal in 2013, according to a ne...

New Jersey Lawmakers Draft Bill To Force Chris Christie To Resign

The Huffington Post | Jacob Kerr | Posted 07.07.2015 | Politics

Already vying with 13 other Republicans for the party's presidential nomination, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) may have to face another challenge...

Bridgegate Scandal Disqualifies Chris Christie for President

Cody Cain | Posted 06.30.2016 | Politics
Cody Cain

Mr. Christie's team was clearly operating in a manner that was abusive, vindictive, and downright nasty. These are the people Mr. Christie chose as his senior team, these are the people Mr. Christie directed, and these are people Mr. Christie had known for years.

Former Chris Christie Aide: 'Ludicrous' To Think I Was The Only One To Know About The Bridge Scandal

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 05.01.2015 | Politics

Bridget Kelly, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's former deputy chief of staff, said in a press conference Friday she felt betrayed after Christie calle...

Chris Christie Ally Pleads Guilty In Bridgegate Case

Reuters | Hilary Russ | Posted 05.01.2015 | Politics

By Hilary Russ NEW YORK, May 1 (Reuters) - A former ally of New Jersey Governor Chris Christie on Friday pleaded guilty to federal charges related ...

Igor Bobic

Chris Christie Reassures Iowa Voters That He's Conservative Enough | Igor Bobic | Posted 01.24.2015 | Politics

DES MOINES, Iowa -- New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) walked out on stage at the Iowa Freedom Summit on Saturday and resoundingly rejected the "conve...

Chris Christie Was Interrogated By Feds Over Bridge Scandal

ABC News | JOSH MARGOLIN | Posted 01.09.2015 | Politics

Gov. Chris Christie, a potential presidential contender, was interrogated recently by federal investigators probing the 2013 lane-closure scandal that...

GOP Accuses Democrats Of Abusing Public Resources, Violating Law In Chris Christie Probe

AP/Huffington Post | Posted 12.08.2014 | Politics

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — The New Jersey legislative committee investigating whether Republican Gov. Chris Christie had any connection to the 2013 lane c...

Governors Perry, Christie, and Cuomo: Hardball Politics or Criminal Conduct?

Bennett L. Gershman | Posted 10.21.2014 | Politics
Bennett L. Gershman

What do Governors Perry, Christie, and Cuomo have in common? All three are governors of big and important states, all three are accomplished bullies, and all three have used bullying tactics recently for overreaching political objectives.

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...

Another Bridge Scandal Is Rocking Chris Christie's Administration

Reuters | Posted 08.24.2014 | Politics

NEW YORK, June 24 (Reuters) - A second bridge investigation linked to New Jersey Governor Chris Christie is underway, this one focusing on possible ...

Chris Christie Reportedly Tries To Convince Nervous GOP Donors They'll 'Get Over' Bridge Scandal

The Huffington Post | Shadee Ashtari | Posted 06.16.2014 | Politics

In an effort to reclaim his name as a promising 2016 GOP presidential prospect, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie urged Republican donors not to get caug...

10 Songs That Can No Longer Be Played At Chris Christie Events

The Huffington Post | Chris Gentilviso | Posted 05.16.2014 | Politics

More than eight months after the Chris Christie Bridgegate scandal first hit New Jersey, even music is no longer safe from the controversy. The As...

Chris Christie Stressed By Thought Of Running Against Jeb Bush In 2016

The Huffington Post | Alex Lazar | Posted 05.14.2014 | Politics

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) is already thinking about a 2016 GOP presidential primary -- and he's not really looking forward to it. Though C...

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...

Christie's Latest Obstacle Could Undercut Comeback Attempt

Politico | MAGGIE HABERMAN and MJ LEE | Posted 05.09.2014 | Politics

Here’s how drastically Chris Christie’s political fortunes have turned: Bridgegate might not be his biggest problem. Just as the New Jersey gov...

First Subpoenas For Oral Testimony Issued In Christie Bridge Scandal Investigation

The Huffington Post | Ashley Alman | Posted 04.23.2014 | Politics

The New Jersey legislative committee investigating the George Washington Bridge scandal tied to Gov. Chris Christie (R) has issued four subpoenas for ...

Prosecutors Open Another Front Of Christie Bridge Scandal Scrutiny

Wall Street Journal | Posted 04.12.2014 | Politics

Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance Jr. subpoenaed a broad range of records last month from the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, a perso...

Christie's Scandal Defense Exposed

Salon | Posted 04.11.2014 | Politics

In a development that plays right into Chris Christie’s hands, the New Jersey legislative panel that tracked the George Washington Bridge scandal in...

Christie Move Slammed As 'Whitewash'

Reuters | Posted 06.09.2014 | Politics

By Victoria Cavaliere NEW YORK, April 9 (Reuters) - Most New Jersey voters believe an internal investigation clearing Governor Chris C...

N.J. Lawmaker May Subpoena Christie Bridgegate Documents

Reuters | Posted 06.08.2014 | Politics

By Dave Warner TRENTON, N.J., April 8 (Reuters) - A top New Jersey legislator vowed on Tuesday to subpoena Governor Chris Christie's ...

Crossing Chris Christie: What The Bridge Scandal Says About Christie's Future

The New Yorker | Posted 04.07.2014 | Politics

On April 1st, Chris Christie, the beleaguered Republican governor of New Jersey, attended a celebrity roast, in Newark, to celebrate the ninetieth bir...

Amanda Terkel

Bridgegate Report Author Denies Sexist Treatment Of Bridget Kelly | Amanda Terkel | Posted 03.31.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The lead lawyer behind the Bridgegate report that cleared New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) defended his work Sunday against accusation...

Mirror, Mirror

Jonathan Richards | Posted 05.29.2014 | Politics
Jonathan Richards


Randy Mastro Strikes Out

Stephen Schlesinger | Posted 05.28.2014 | Politics
Stephen Schlesinger

You know that you've failed when a Republican like Joseph Scarborough, host of the MSNBC show Morning Joe, says on his program that Randy Mastro, the so-called "independent" lawyer investigating Gov. Christie's bridge-closing scandal, sounded like Baghdad Bob at his press conference Thursday, and the political writer, Al Hunt -- also on the show -- said Mastro could have served as "Putin's lawyer." What will Christie do for his follow-up? One thing is for clear -- the woman in the George Washington Bridge scandal, Bridget Kelly, the sender of the traffic tie-up demand, is now in the crosshairs of the Mastro-led counterattack.