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Friday Talking Points -- Dog Days

Chris Weigant | Posted 10.15.2014 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Welcome to the 'Dog Days' of summer, at the height of the political Silly Season. This year, one dog did indeed have his day in August, as 7-year-old 'Duke' just won a rather bizarre election to become mayor of Cormorant, Minnesota.

New Subpoena Deepens Christie Scandal

The New York Times | Posted 03.10.2014 | Politics

Federal prosecutors in Manhattan have subpoenaed the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey for records related to potential conflicts of interest ...

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...

Jillian Berman

Here's What Traffic Will Look Like In 2020 (It's Not Pretty) | Jillian Berman | Posted 01.23.2014 | Business

Thousands of commuters suffered through agonizing traffic last year at the hands of New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's administration. They were hard...

Ryan Grim

Lessons For Chris Christie On The Proper Way To Exact Petty Political Revenge | Ryan Grim | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The decision by New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's (R) staff members to shut down two access lanes to the country's busiest bridge in orde...

Amanda Terkel

New Jersey Lawmakers Turn Up The Heat On Bridgegate | Amanda Terkel | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The New Jersey state Assembly is stepping up its investigation into "Bridgegate," announcing Monday that it has created a special invest...

Amanda Terkel

Days Of Chaos In Fort Lee During Chris Christie Administration's Traffic Experiment | Amanda Terkel | Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Fort Lee, N.J., was a mess, plain and simple, those four days in September when two of the borough's three access lanes to the busiest b...

Senator Not Convinced Chris Christie Was Ignorant Of Bridge Scandal

The Huffington Post | Amanda Terkel | Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics

The chairman of the Senate transportation committee said Thursday he will hold off on conducting hearings into New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's (R) br...

Fox News Host Admits: Christie Story A 'Scandal'

Huffington Post | Andrew Perez | Posted 01.23.2014 | Media

Fox News has devoted less coverage than several of its cable news rivals to the scandal swirling around New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R), who has ha...

Howard Fineman

Christie Is No Nixon, And That's Not Necessarily A Compliment | Howard Fineman | Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics

NEW YORK -- The meme of the moment is that “Bridgegate” has turned Gov. Chris Christie into the New Jersey equivalent of Richard Nixon. On one ...

Amanda Terkel

Chris Christie Ally At Heart Of Bridge Scandal Refuses To Testify, Is Held In Contempt | Amanda Terkel | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- David Wildstein, the former Port Authority official at the center of New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's (R) bridge scandal, has been held ...

'I'm Ashamed Of The State I Grew Up In'

The Huffington Post | Ross Luippold | Posted 01.25.2014 | Comedy

The New Jersey traffic scandal that engulfed Wednesday's news cycle has not only threatened Gov. Chris Christie's 2016 presidential chances in the Rep...

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" ...

Emails Link Top Christie Aide To Lane Closure Controversy | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

Private messages between Governor’s Christie’s deputy chief of staff and two of his top executives at the Port Authority reveal a vindictive effor...