Christie back to fetching McDonalds for Trump
Christie: "Guilty or not guilty?"; Rabid masses: "GUILTY!" Donald Trump's transition chair and almost VP pick, Chris Christie, was finally out of the dog house and given permission to campaign on Trump's behalf in New Hampshire and Pennsylvania this weekend...that is, until today when two of his top aides were found guilty of all charges in the Bridgegate political scandal. Now that Christie's allies were found guilty,…
Bridgegate FOIA Released
American Bridge today is releasing the full results from a Bridgegate FOIA for the schedules of Bill Baroni, former Deputy Executive Director of the Port Authority of New York & New Jersey. The 1,000+ pages of documents returned by the Port Authority include Baroni's schedules - including meetings with senior advisors to Governor Christie, and expense account records and tickets related to Baroni's travel from last year. The full FOIA results are available here: https://ab21.wpengine.com/app/uploads/Baroni-FOIA.pdf
Christie Slaps NJ Taxpayers with $1.1M Self-Exoneration Bill
Figures released yesterday confirm it: New Jersey taxpayers are footing a nearly $1.1 million bill for Chris Christie's Bridgegate self-exoneration. What did they get for this hefty sum, which could have been put to better use funding any number of actual policy priorities? A whitewashed, discredited report that takes at face value Christie's denials of knowing about the scandal. While Christie is fundraising out of state today, perhaps he should look at raising some money to pay back New Jerseyans forced to pay to clean up his image after his administration's wrongdoing.