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Chris Christie Scandal

Christie Faces Mounting Suits, Drama 'Getting Dumber'

AP | JILL COLVIN | Posted 08.18.2014 | Politics

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie took office promising "a new era of accountability and transparency." Yet after he won a second t...

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...

'Family Guy' Spoofs Chris Christie Scandal

AP | Posted 04.26.2014 | TV

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — "The Family Guy" is taking on a New Jersey political scandal. A flier sent to Emmy voters asks them to name the show "best ani...

Christie Claims Scandal Hasn't Altered 2016 Plans

AP | By ANGELA DELLI SANTI | Posted 05.26.2014 | Politics

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie says he has not ruled out running for president in 2016 despite his aides' involvement in a traf...

Chris Christie's Critics Are Becoming More Vocal, Visible

AP | ANGELA DELLI SANTI | Posted 03.22.2014 | Politics

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Critics of Republican Gov. Chris Christie are becoming more vocal — and more visible. Opponents are showing up at his public...

The Chris Christie Scandal Just Got Worse

New Republic | Posted 03.18.2014 | Politics

When there is still snow on the ground past St. Patrick’s Day, thoughts turn longingly to the beach. Say, the Jersey Shore. Which in turn brings to ...

More Bridgegate Documents Released

AP | By GEOFF MULVIHILL and ANGELA DELLI SANTI | Posted 04.29.2014 | Politics

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — The latest documents released by a New Jersey legislative committee looking into a political payback scandal surrounding Gov. C...

Trump Believes Chris Christie Will Move Past Scandals

AP | ANGELA DELLI SANTI | Posted 02.26.2014 | Politics

SOMERSET, N.J. (AP) — Real estate developer Donald Trump told a group of New Jersey Republicans he expects New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie to make it...

Christina Wilkie

Christie's Mansion Fund Collected Millions From Political Favor Seekers | Christina Wilkie | Posted 02.24.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- In January 2010, as newly elected New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) took office, there was a major change at the top of the Drumthwacke...

Christie Avoids Talk Of Scandal

AP | Posted 02.20.2014 | Politics

MIDDLETOWN, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is blaming the federal government for failing to allocate enough money to the state to fully ...

Jon Ward

Will Chris Christie Face The Washington Press Corps? | Jon Ward | Posted 02.14.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The political calendar has New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) on a crash course with the Washington press corps a week from Monday, but ...

Jersey Politics

Jeff Danziger | Posted 04.15.2014 | Politics
Jeff Danziger


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...

How The Bridgegate Scandal May Hurt Christie

AP | Posted 02.09.2014 | Politics

BY ANGELA DELLI SANTI and GEOFF MULVIHILL, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — This is the year Chris Christie was planning to be more than...

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...

New Jersey Investigator: 'We Don't Have Any Proof' Against Christie Yet

The Huffington Post | Emily Swanson | Posted 02.02.2014 | Politics

The New Jersey Democrat leading an investigation into the Bridgegate scandal plaguing Gov. Chris Christie (R) said Sunday that he doesn't know of any ...

Andrew Perez

For Firm At Heart Of Christie Controversy, Governor Has Been A Constant Ally | Andrew Perez | Posted 03.28.2014 | Politics

UPDATE: 3/28 -- Gov. Chris Christie (R) announced Friday that Port Authority Chairman David Samson had resigned, the same day Christie held a press co...

Christie Allies Accused Of Pressuring Hoboken Mayor

The New York Times | PATRICK McGEEHAN and CHARLES V BAGLI | Posted 01.30.2014 | Politics

Last May 8, a severe rainstorm left the streets of this city flooded once again, causing the mayor, Dawn Zimmer, to recall the inundation from Hurrica...

Bridgegate and Conservatism

Robert Slayton | Posted 03.31.2014 | Politics
Robert Slayton

The GOP's response to Bridgegate explains a lot about conservatism today, and how it has evolved since Ronald Reagan's era.

Insiders Reveal Christie Was Intimately Involved In Running Of His Office

The New York Times | KATE ZERNIKE and DAVID W. CHEN | Posted 01.29.2014 | Politics

A close look at Christie's operation and how intimately he was involved in it, described in interviews with dozens of people — Republican and Democr...

Republican Activists Defend Chris Christie

AP | STEVE PEOPLES | Posted 03.26.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — Chris Christie may have been nearly 200 miles away, but his struggles in New Jersey buzzed through the hallways of a Washington ho...

Stewart Goes After GOP Governors

The Huffington Post | Ross Luippold | Posted 01.23.2014 | Comedy

Two Republican governors continue to see major scandals surround their leadership, and Jon Stewart took on Bob McDonnell and Chris Christie and their,...

Witnesses Confirm Mayor's Claims Against Christie: Report

New York Times | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

Federal authorities in New Jersey have interviewed several witnesses who said the mayor of Hoboken told them in May about a state official’s threat ...

Christie Faces Huge Drop Since Gigantic Victory

Reuters | Posted 03.24.2014 | Politics

By Edith Honan NEW YORK, Jan 22 (Reuters) - Support for New Jersey Governor Chris Christie, which soared over his handling of Supersto...