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Feds Find No Evidence Christie Knew Of Bridge Closures In Advance

The Department of Justice has concluded a 9 month investigation stating that New Jersey Governor Chris Christie didn’t know in advance that lanes would be closed on the George Washington Bridge. The probe to date has turned up no evidence Christie had any prior information or directed that lanes be closed for four days, federal [...]

When you’re running for president as a Republican you can’t be seen as doing something that entitles the poor to food, even if it costs you almost nothing. Three states are ending a program that qualified residents for extra food paid for by the federal government — including two, New Jersey andWisconsin, that are led [...]

Fitch has downgraded New Jersey’s bond rating for the second time this year citing the state’s poor economic performance and the governor’s decision to fill a budget gap by cutting $2.4 billion from the pension fund. Fitch said Christie’s decision to cut the pension payments this year marked a “repudiation” of a bipartisan plan he [...]

More Christie Bridgeghazi Woes

The Bergen Record is reporting that Port Authority police were ordered not to reopen the George Washington Bridge on the second day of the Fort Lee traffic jam. On the second day of the George Washington Bridge lane closures last year, a Port Authority police officer stationed at a traffic-clogged intersection near the bridge picked [...]

The law firm hired by New Jersey Governor Chris Christie is billing $7.3 million for handling bridgegate, a tab the taxpayer will pay. Gibson Dunn billed the state $784,459 for May, June and July, NJ.com said. The firm had already been paid $6.52 million on the legal bills through April. Christie hired Gibson Dunn in [...]

During a campaign stop in Illinois on Tuesday, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie decried efforts to simplify voter registration. He suggested that the higher voter turnout produced by such efforts is harmful to Republican candidates, and that Illinois’ new same-day voter registration statute is a Democratic “trick.” Referring to Illinois joining other states — including [...]

Joan Bramhall was shot to death and her husband died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound

Ruh-roh! Is someone admitting to wrongdoing — or taking the fall for New Jersey’s corpulent, anger-management-challenged governor — or both? Another shoe drops in Trenton: An aide to Gov. Chris Christie says she texted him her thoughts about testimony on the closure of traffic lanes near the George Washington Bridge but later deleted the messages. [...]

Gov. Chris Christie (R-N.J.) released a video in his push for more cuts to state workers’ benefits, which didn’t go over too well.  The governor’s office released a trailer Tuesday for a fake/mock summer blockbuster movie titled, “No Pain. No Gain.” Christie has since removed the video which we’ve included in this post. Clips of [...]

The New Jersey governor hasn’t given up the hope of becoming the next president of the United States. Mr. Christie’s three-city swing through Iowa, the first state to have a say on the presidential race, will represent a highly public resumption of his White House ambitions after six months of scandal. It was deliberately constructed [...]

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