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So Many Chris Christie Front Pages

The Huffington Post | Catherine Taibi | Posted 01.23.2014 | Media

Looks like Time magazine is no longer the only one slamming Gov. Chris Christie on their cover. One day after emails and text messages were revealed s...

How the Media Marketed Chris Christie's Straight Shooter Charade

Eric Boehlert | Posted 03.11.2014 | Media
Eric Boehlert

Christie's coverage has been a long-running, and rather extreme, case of personality trumping substance. But now the bridge bombshell casts all of that flattering coverage into question.

Christie Taking Questions Amid Huge Scandal

Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

By ANGELA DELLI SANTI and STEVE PEOPLES, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has scheduled a news conference...

N.J. Lane Closures Delayed Emergency Response To 91-Year-Old Woman Who Later Died: Report

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics

Emergency response teams were reportedly delayed in traffic caused by lane closures on the George Washington Bridge in September, including one vehicl...

Chris Christie Was Leading In Polls By 25 Points During The Bridge Scandal

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

When a top aide to New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) decided to cause "traffic problems" in a town whose mayor declined to endorse the governor, it w...

Amanda Terkel

Chris Christie 'Shocked,' 'Outraged' By Christie Administration | Amanda Terkel | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) denied any involvement in a political payback scheme carried out by some of his top aides on Wednesda...

Amanda Terkel

Emails Show Chris Christie's Top Aide Linked To Traffic Jam Payback Against Democratic Mayor | Amanda Terkel | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's (R) deputy chief of staff was directly involved in a mean-spirited effort to create "traffic problems" ...

Amanda Terkel

Chris Christie Officials Messed With Bridge Traffic Despite Being Warned About Congestion Problems | Amanda Terkel | Posted 12.27.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- New documents reveal that a high-ranking official in the administration of New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) knew that Fort Lee, N.J., ...

Christie Dismisses Bridge Controversy As 'Not That Big A Deal'

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 12.20.2013 | Politics

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie (R) dismissed a growing controversy over lane closures on the George Washington Bridge on Thursday, telling reporte...

Amanda Terkel

Chris Christie Bridge Controversy Expands As Senator Calls For Federal Review | Amanda Terkel | Posted 12.17.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- New Jersey traffic jams have hit the nation's capital. On Monday, Sen. Jay Rockefeller (D-W.Va.) asked the Department of Transportation ...

Amanda Terkel

Chris Christie Denies Political Payback In Bridge Controversy As Top Appointee Resigns | Amanda Terkel | Posted 12.13.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) sought to quell mounting questions over whether his administration used the busiest U.S. bridge in a ...

Amanda Terkel

Scandal Brewing Around Chris Christie Appointees | Amanda Terkel | Posted 12.10.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The George Washington Bridge connecting Manhattan to Fort Lee, N.J., is the busiest in the country. So it was no small matter when in Se...