A former ally of New Jersey Governor Chris Christie on Friday pleaded guilty to criminal charges related to the George Washington Bridge closure scandal, delivering another blow to Christie’s image at a time when he is trying to get his presidential campaign off the ground.
Gov. Chris Christie and Israel’s Ehud Olmert both forgot the oldest rule in the book — the one about a woman scorned, J.J. Goldberg writes. Especially if she’s your chief of staff.
A former Jewish aide to Gov. Chris Christie now says the Republican presidential hopeful knew about a plan to shut lanes on the George Washington Bridge as political payback.
David Wildstein blogged under the name ‘Wally Edge’ and dove into Republican politics early. Now he’s at the center of the scandal that could undo Gov. Chris Christie.
A Jewish official who is a close political associate of New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie repeatedly invoked the Fifth Amendment and refused to answer questions at a state legislative hearing into his ordering lanes closed on the George Washington Bridge as a political attack on a Democratic mayor.
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie, a possible Republican White House contender enmeshed in a scandal over his staff’s role in shutting down lanes onto the busy George Washington Bridge, will meet with reporters Thursday, his office said.