Bridgegate

Bridgegate

A scandal in which officials linked to New Jersey Governor Chris Christie were accused of ordering the closure of several lanes of the George Washington Bridge in an allegedly deliberate attempt to cause traffic jams in Fort Lee, New Jersey (a town whose mayor who had not backed Christie's 2013 reelection bid). Was anyone ever charged in Bridgegate?
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Christie will probably never shake free of the scandal known as Bridgegate, the 2013 plot by some of his underlings to shut down lanes leading to the George Washington Bridge to make life miserable for the Democratic mayor of Fort Lee and his constituents.
Bridgegate East Residents Association learned about the project at their annual meeting held in the Cross Keys pub on Wednesday last week.
The 2013 Bridgegate scandal featuring Christie's Port Authority people manufacturing traffic jams in a northern New Jersey city as political retribution against its Democratic mayor signaled the end of Christie's gubernatorial career.
Ten people died and 31 were hurt when a police chopper crashed into the roof of The Clutha in Bridgegate on November 29, 2013.
Wray had represented New Jersey Governor Chris Christie in the so-called Bridgegate scandal.
He pleaded guilty to driving a Renault car on Bridgegate Road, Rhyl, on July 2 with excess alcohol, aggravated vehicle taking, being uninsured, and having no licence.
Paterson spoke at the end of the first day of the so-called Bridgegate trial against two former aides to New Jersey Governor Chris Christie.
Chris Christie has his Bridgegate scandal hanging over him and has not projected an aura of dignity since becoming one of the first big names in politics to fall in line behind Trump.
In it, Katz recounts the NJ guv's noted intemperance with anyone or anything that tried to remind him of the Bridgegate scandal.
Foye, rather than being supported by David Sampson, the chair of the Port Authority, was retaliated against by him because he did the right thing in putting a stop to the politically motivated actions now known as Bridgegate.
Ed, Glasgow I FOUND an iPod and two other items on Glasgow's Stockwell Street, near the junction with Bridgegate, on the night of Monday, December 21.
422) To these cases might be added the prosecution of former associates of Governor Chris Christie of New Jersey for the political retaliation known as Bridgegate.
org or by post to Jim Donnelley, Secretary SPRC, PA Operations Centre, Bridgegate, Howden, DN14 7AE VVREAD the consultation document on racingpost.
When it first came out, it was national news, but it's not as high-profile as, say, Bridgegate," Robinson said, referring to the scandal swirling around another likely candidate, New Jersey Gov.
Irvine collected the Town Centre Regeneration award for the creation of the Bridgegate Public Realm.