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George Washington Bridge Probe Finds No Direct Tie To Christie

Find out what’s in the highly anticipated report.

December 5, 2014

Rabbi Is New Mystery Focus Of Chris Christie Team In Bridge Mess

By Joseph Tanfani, Tribune Washington Bureau TRENTON, N.J. — In the mysterious political grudge-fest that spawned the George Washington Bridge traffic pileup, a new object of ire has emerged: a New Jersey rabbi. A newly released version of a text exchange between David Wildstein and Bridget Anne Kelly, two key figures in the bridge scandal, shows […]

February 27, 2014

Ex-Christie Aide Redacted Senator’s Name From Text Message

By Melissa Hayes and Michael Phillis, The Record (Hackensack, NJ) TRENTON, N.J. — A former top aide to New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie at the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey redacted the name of a Republican state senator when he submitted hundreds of pages of communication to a legislative committee charged with probing […]

February 20, 2014

Fired Christie Aide Invokes 5th Amendment, Declines To Produce Subpoenaed Documents

By Melissa Hayes and Shawn Boburg, The Record (Hackensack, N.J.) HACKENSACK, N.J. — Federal prosecutors investigating the George Washington Bridge lane closures have demanded documents from New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie’s office, he said Monday, a development that puts him at the opposite end from the kind of probe he once led as the state’s […]

February 4, 2014

Christie Knew About GWB Lane Closures, Lawyer For Port Authority Exec Says

By Shawn Boburg, The Record (Hackensack, N.J.) HACKENSACK, N.J. — An ex-aide to New Jersey Governor Chris Christie at the Port Authority on Friday disputed the governor’s account of his knowledge of the September lane closures on the George Washington Bridge. In a letter, an attorney for David Wildstein, the Port Authority executive who ordered […]

January 31, 2014

New Report Directly Contradicts Chris Christie’s Bridgegate Story

Chris Christie’s former political associate is directly contradicting the governor’s assertion that he had no idea that lanes on the George Washington Bridge had been shut down until “after the whole thing was over.” On December 13 of last year, Christie said this: A letter from David Wildstein’s attorney claims the former senior official at […]

January 31, 2014

‘Time For Some Traffic Problems In Fort Lee’: New Emails Tie Christie To Bridge Scandal

New Jersey governor Chris Christie won’t be able shake off questions regarding the George Washington Bridge scandal with an unfunny joke anymore. Documents released by The Bergen County Record on Wednesday show that the Christie administration played an integral role in the closure of local access lanes to the George Washington Bridge — the most traveled bridge in […]

January 8, 2014