New Jersey Governor Chris Christie’s former ally David Wildstein told colleagues that he got clearance from the “front office” for the George Washington Bridge lane closings, Christie told investigators.
Governor Chris Christie’s administration faces a deadline to give a New Jersey legislative panel documents used by his lawyers to produce a report they said cleared him in the George Washington Bridge scandal.
The committee of New Jersey lawmakers investigating the George Washington Bridge scandal is demanding documents that lawyers for Governor Chris Christie used to produce a report that they said cleared him.
New Jersey Assemblyman John Wisniewski, co-chairman of a panel investigating intentional traffic jams at the George Washington Bridge, said the committee may call witnesses to testify as soon as next month.
Two former top aides to New Jersey Governor Chris Christie don’t have to give documents about the George Washington Bridge lane closings to state lawmakers, a judge ruled, setting back the legislature’s probe into who ordered the traffic tie-ups and why.