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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...

Former Christie Aides Don't Have To Comply With Bridgegate Subpoena

AP | Posted 04.10.2014 | Politics

BY ANGELA DELLI SANTI AND DAVID PORTER, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Two former associates of Gov. Chris Christie do not have to ha...

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...

Amanda Terkel

Chris Christie Ally David Samson Resigns From Port Authority In Wake Of Bridgegate Scandal | Amanda Terkel | Posted 03.28.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) announced Friday that David Samson, the chairman of the Port Authority and a close ally, was resignin...

Christie Says He Never Considered Quitting Over Bridgegate Scandal

AP | ANGELA DELLI SANTI | Posted 03.27.2014 | Politics

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie says he never considered resigning because aides shut down traffic leading to the George Washing...

Will the Press Let Chris Christie Clear Himself?

Eric Boehlert | Posted 05.27.2014 | Media
Eric Boehlert

The pressing, constitutional question wasn't whether Nixon himself had drawn up the harebrained scheme to break into Democratic Party offices inside the Watergate apartment complex in 1972. It was whether Nixon knew his underlings were running a criminal enterprise from inside the executive offices. The same holds true for Christie today.

Report By Christie-Appointed Attorney Shockingly Vindicates Christie

AP | Posted 03.28.2014 | Politics

BY ANGELA DELLI SANTI & GEOFF MULVIHILL, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW YORK (AP) — A law firm hired by New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie said Thursday th...

Internal Review Reportedly Clears Christie In Bridgegate

Reuters | Posted 05.24.2014 | Politics

By Victoria Cavaliere NEW YORK, March 24 (Reuters) - A review commissioned by New Jersey Governor Chris Christie into a traffic scanda...

Americans Skeptical Of Clinton's, Christie's Credibility On Scandals

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 03.13.2014 | Politics

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R), two of the most visible contenders in the crowded 2016 field, both f...

Sandy Aid Claims Part Of Christie Internal Investigation

AP | ANGELA DELLI SANTI | Posted 03.12.2014 | Politics

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey's lieutenant governor says allegations that she threatened to withhold Superstorm Sandy aid to a city in need will b...

Former Christie Aides Ask Judge To Throw Out Subpoenas In Bridgegate Case

AP | ANGELA DELLI SANTI | Posted 03.10.2014 | Politics

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Two figures in a political payback plot that has overshadowed New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's administration will attempt to c...

Christie Jam 911 Tapes Released

AP | KATIE ZEZIMA | Posted 04.30.2014 | Politics

FORT LEE, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey town has released hours of dispatch tapes from the week in September when a traffic jam engineered by Gov. Chris ...

Chris Christie Finds Friendly Crowd Amid Controversy

Reuters | Posted 04.28.2014 | Politics

By Edith Honan STIRLING, N.J., Feb 26 (Reuters) - New Jersey Governor Chris Christie, who has endured months of political fire for a t...

Chris Christie's Approval Rating Continues To Fall In New Jersey

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 02.25.2014 | Politics

Gov. Chris Christie's (R) approval ratings are continuing to fall among New Jerseyans, dropping 9 points since the Bridgegate scandal, according to a ...

Tapes Show No Deaths, Serious Injuries From Traffic Jam Plaguing Christie

AP | JACK GILLUM and KATIE ZEZIMA | Posted 04.15.2014 | Politics

EDGEWATER, N.J. (AP) — A traffic jam deliberately orchestrated by members of Gov. Chris Christie's staff that caused days of gridlock in northern Ne...

Sarah Palin Slams Chris Christie On Bridge Scandal

The Huffington Post | Ashley Alman | Posted 02.13.2014 | Politics

Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin (R) weighed in on the bridge scandal plaguing New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) in a Tuesday interview with "Inside Ed...

Christie: Scandal Won't Impede Agenda

AP | THOMAS BEAUMONT | Posted 02.11.2014 | Politics

CHICAGO (AP) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie said Tuesday that the bridge scandal facing him is disappointing but not a distraction from his job as...

New Jersey Allows Christie Campaign To Raise Money For Legal Fees

AP | Posted 02.11.2014 | Politics

BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey campaign finance regulators have given Gov. Chris Christie's re-election campaign permiss...

Some GOP Donors Are Souring On Christie

AP | THOMAS BEAUMONT | Posted 02.11.2014 | Politics

CHICAGO (AP) — Where just months ago Republicans brimmed with pride over Chris Christie's landslide re-election, doubts about his prospects as a pot...

Investigators Issuing New Subpoenas In Bridgegate Probe

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 02.11.2014 | Politics

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — At least a dozen new subpoenas were authorized Monday by a New Jersey legislative committee investigating a plot by aides to Go...

More Subpoenas To Come In Christie Bridge Probe

AP | Posted 02.10.2014 | Politics

BY ANGELA DELLI SANTI, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — More subpoenas are expected to be issued by a New Jersey legislative committee i...

Rand Paul: Controversial Claims Against Chris Christie 'Unsettling'

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 02.10.2014 | Politics

Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) called controversial claims about New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) over lane closures on the George Washington Bridge "unsett...

Christie, Cuomo and the Fight About Bridgegate

Richard Brodsky | Posted 04.09.2014 | Politics
Richard Brodsky

For anyone with an interest in politics or government, the unfolding saga of Bridgegate is mesmerizing. What has escaped any real analysis is the question of what the New York-New Jersey Port Authority actually does and how it affects real people every day.

She's Stupid, and She's a Liar

George Mitrovich | Posted 04.08.2014 | Politics
George Mitrovich

Yes, if Ms. Kelly did indeed, as appears, call for lane closures on the George Washington, she should have been gone from the governor's staff and held accountable, but by the option of resignation, not humiliation.

Jon Ward

Chris Christie's Loss Could Be Jeb Bush's Gain | Jon Ward | Posted 02.05.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The travails of Chris Christie have predictably led to a round of speculation over who benefits most from the New Jersey governor's traf...