One of Governor Chris Christie’s key advisors, Mike DuHaime, has been cited as the common link between the different Christie officials and staff that are known to be involved in the illegal lane closures on the George Washington Bridge. DuHaime is cited in a recent report issued by Christie’s lawyers to have been in communication with Bridget Kelly, Bill Stepien, and David Wildstein.
|By: DSWright Monday April 21, 2014 1:10 pm|
|By: Phoenix Woman Saturday April 19, 2014 6:45 am|
The Republicans have managed to field a Hispanic politician, Susana Martinez, who up until now was considered the GOP’s best shot at winning over the Latino bloc. Her charisma even won her comparisons with another up-and-coming Republican governor, Chris Christie.
Well, she’s still drawing the Christie comparisons now, but not for the best of reasons.
|By: DSWright Monday April 14, 2014 4:05 pm|
As yet another prosecutor, this time the Manhattan District Attorney, subpoenas records from the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey new questions are being raised about the conduct of Governor Chris Christie’s staff in response to the investigation of illegal lane closures on the George Washington Bridge.
|By: DSWright Monday April 7, 2014 6:54 am|
After weeks of dodging subpoenas from the New Jersey Legislature’s Special Investigative Committee it seems the principal actors in the Bridgegate saga will have to testify and disclose documents after all. ABC News has reported that a federal grand jury has been convened by the US Attorney from New Jersey, Paul Fishman, to investigate the involvement of Governor Chris Christie’s office in the George Washington Bridge scandal
|By: DSWright Thursday March 27, 2014 12:10 pm|
Brace yourselves, the tax-payer funded million dollar investigation into Governor Chris Christie’s conduct by Governor Chris Christie’s lawyers has found that Governor Chris Christie did nothing wrong. Case closed.
|By: DSWright Tuesday March 18, 2014 2:29 pm|
Records revealed in legal proceedings show that the scandal over illegal lane closures on the George Washington Bridge – aka Bridgegate – touched even more members of New Jersey Governor Chris Christie’s staff than previously thought. New emails show the Christie’s chief strategist, Michael DuHaime, was also included in communication related to the lane closures and how to manage the resulting controversy with the media.
|By: DSWright Tuesday March 11, 2014 9:10 am|
Yesterday was an interesting day in the ongoing Bridgegate scandal. The US Attorney of New York was reported to have dropped subpoenas on Port Authority Chairman and key Governor Chris Christie ally David Samson. Later, it was reported these subpoenas had been withdrawn. In fact, more than withdrawn as it appears federal prosecutors in New York have ceded control of the investigation to the US Attorney in New Jersey.
|By: DSWright Monday March 10, 2014 4:05 pm|
The former Attorney General of the State and New Jersey and current Chairman of the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, David Samson, is now under federal investigation. According to the Wall Street Journal federal prosecutors have subpoenaed records from the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey related to the business interests of its chairman.
|By: DSWright Tuesday March 4, 2014 2:22 pm|
David Samson, one of Governor Chris Christie’s most powerful and trusted allies, is under increasing pressure to resign as Chairman of the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey. In the aftermath of the scandal surrounding the illegal lane closures on the George Washington Bridge (aka “Bridgegate” ) the finances and conduct of Port Authority officials have come under increasing scrutiny – none more so than those of Chairman David Samson.
|By: DSWright Thursday February 27, 2014 9:09 am|
The unredacted emails show staff in the Governor’s Office and the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey joking about causing traffic jams in other places. One person singled out was a Rabbi who had irritated Wildstein.