The field for the 2016 Republican presidential primary is hemorrhaging moderates. Both New Jersey Republican Governor Chris Christie and Wisconsin Republican Governor Scott Walker are facing criminal investigations that could knock them out of the presidential race or even end their careers.
|By: DSWright Friday June 20, 2014 1:03 pm|
|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 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 Later, it was reported these subpoenas had been withdrawn. In fact, more than withdrawn as it appears federal prosecutors in New York have ceded control of the investigation to the US Attorney in New Jersey.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 Friday January 31, 2014 11:04 am|
The Rockefeller Group, the real estate developer at the center of one of Governor Chris Christie’s scandals, has decided to dismiss a powerful law firm connected to the Christie Administration. Wolf Samson, the law firm associated with Port Authority Director and former General Counsel for Chris Christie’s gubernatorial campaign, has been dropped by the Rockefeller Group amidst a public relations disaster following allegations by Hoboken Mayor Dawn Zimmer.
|By: DSWright Wednesday January 29, 2014 2:30 pm|
Todd may once again be causing headaches for his brother governor as it has been revealed that Todd profited from the sale of homes near a major Port Authority project.
|By: Masoninblue Monday January 20, 2014 4:11 pm|
If the prosecutor decides to reject the offer to cooperate and testify against others and decides instead to prosecute the person who made the proffer, he cannot use any information disclosed during the proffer in that trial.
|By: DSWright Wednesday January 8, 2014 7:47 am|
ther massive shoe drops in the investigation of the unscheduled lane closures on the George Washington Bridge. The closures were initially claimed to be part of a “traffic study” and caused a massive traffic jam on the nation’s busiest bridge. But that claim has been cast into serious doubt as the closures now appear to be the result of a coordinated effort by officials appointed by Governor Chris Christie at the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey and Christie’s personal and campaign staff to retaliate against the mayor of Fort Lee, New Jersey by causing debilitating traffic in his town.