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May 1, 2015
Fort Lee Residents React to GWB Guilty Plea

Fort Lee Residents React to GWB Guilty Plea

Residents of the town where the George Washington Bridge scandal took place are reacting to a former Gov. Christie ally pleading guilty to conspiring to create the politically motivated traffic jam. Lori Bordonaro has more.

Jan 23, 2014
Feds Subpoena Christie's Campaign, GOP in GWB Scandal

Feds Subpoena Christie's Campaign, GOP in GWB Scandal

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's re-election campaign and the state's Republican Party committee have received subpoenas from federal prosecutors investigating allegations that his aides created traffic jams as political payback. Read More

Apr 11, 2015
Bridge Scandal Costs NJ Town More Than $225,000

Bridge Scandal Costs NJ Town More Than $225,000

The northern New Jersey town targeted in the controversial lane closings at the George Washington Bridge in 2013 has spent more than $200,000 in legal fees related to the investigations into the closures, officials say. Read More

Jan 14, 2014
Christie: GWB Scandal Has 'Tested This Administration'

Christie: GWB Scandal Has 'Tested This Administration'

Gov. Chris Christie began his State of the State address Tuesday by acknowledging that "mistakes were clearly made" when lanes were unexpectedly closed near the George Washington Bridge last year, apparently as a political payback scheme green-lighted by his aides. New Jersey Reporter Brian Thompson reports.

Jan 10, 2014
Residents Sue Christie, Port Authority Over GWB Fiasco

Residents Sue Christie, Port Authority Over GWB Fiasco

Six New Jersey residents have filed a federal lawsuit against Gov. Chris Christie, the state of New Jersey and the Port Authority, among others, over the September closure of lanes on the George Washington Bridge allegedly... Read More

Jan 10, 2014
More Documents Released in GWB Scandal

More Documents Released in GWB Scandal

A New Jersey legislative committee investigating the closing of lanes on the George Washington Bridge as apparent political retribution last year has released hundreds more pages of documents. Read More

Feb 3, 2014
Christie Reiterates: No Role in Lane Closures

Christie Reiterates: No Role in Lane Closures

Gov. Chris Christie says he may have heard about traffic tie-ups in Fort Lee while they were going on last September, but it didn't register with him as a major issue if he did. Read More

Jan 13, 2014
Democrats Sharpen Probes of GWB Traffic Jams

Democrats Sharpen Probes of GWB Traffic Jams

New Jersey lawmakers are forming a special committee to investigate the role that politics played in the closing of lanes leading to the George Washington Bridge, which caused massive traffic jams and has spiraled into a scandal... Read More

Jan 31, 2014
Christie Knew of GWB Closures, Ex-Ally's Lawyer Says

Christie Knew of GWB Closures, Ex-Ally's Lawyer Says

Gov. Chris Christie knew about the lane closings on the George Washington Bridge as they were happening, according to the lawyer for a former ally who oversaw the traffic changes. A lawyer for former Port Authority official... Read More

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