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Christie Knew About Lane Closings
Ex-Port Authority Official Says

New York Times, by Kate Zernike

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Posted By:NYC RAL, 1/31/2014 4:27:42 PM

The former Port Authority official who personally oversaw the lane closings on the George Washington Bridge in the scandal now swirling around Gov. Chris Christie of New Jersey said on Friday that the governor knew about the lane closings when they were happening, and that he had the evidence to prove it. In a letter released by his lawyer, the official, David Wildstein, a high school friend of Mr. Christie’s who was appointed with the governor’s blessing at the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, which controls the bridge, described the order to close the lanes as “the

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: bamapreacher, 1/31/2014 4:30:40 PM     (No. 9713544)

I wonder how much the Slimes paid Wildstein.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: gagolfer, 1/31/2014 4:40:42 PM     (No. 9713556)

The NY Times is just reporting a story about the letter that is presently all over other news sources, too. The Times didn´t pay for the letter; it came from Wildestein´s lawyer. Wildestein has been trying to get immunity for weeks and has been saying he has evidence Christie was involved.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: lancelink1, 1/31/2014 4:51:53 PM     (No. 9713572)

So what?

Tell me the won didn´t know about the IRS/NSA/Fast and Furious/Benghazi....etc.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: subal, 1/31/2014 5:08:26 PM     (No. 9713597)

Well that´s massively important!
How about PIAPS Bengazi explanation on how four Americans were killed on her watch?

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Reply 5 - Posted by: chillijilli, 1/31/2014 5:22:02 PM     (No. 9713618)

Here´s how to turn this crisis into an opportunity:
Christie should bellow, "At this point, what difference does it make?" and follow it up with PIAP´s Benghazi responses, word-for-word. He should not deviate.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: DaddyO, 1/31/2014 5:22:14 PM     (No. 9713619)

Obama intentionally makes life difficult for everyone during the shutdown, shutting down open air parks, and the media couldn´t care less.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: littleorby, 1/31/2014 5:29:48 PM     (No. 9713633)

In my mind, you Christie apologist put yourselves in matching boxes filled with Obama apologist.

Everyone knows the MSM are propagandist for the Left; nonetheless, that does not excuse The governor´s actions: He´s just another spiteful, lying politician (period).

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Mai Bad, 1/31/2014 5:43:02 PM     (No. 9713658)

Yo..Yo...Obviously the children in the Steinstein family were never taught that NOBODY LIKES AN EFFING SQUEALER!! Oh Yeah.. the Steinsteins aren´t Italian.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: StormCnter, 1/31/2014 5:49:57 PM     (No. 9713668)

Outside of New Jersey and greater New York, no one cares. Even if Christie planned the whole thing to get back at someone he disliked, I simply do not care. It is not my problem. Let his constituents deal with it.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: JimS, 1/31/2014 5:52:42 PM     (No. 9713671)

So Hillary and Barack knew about Benghazi.
And Barack knew about Fast and Furious, NSA spying on US citizens, IRS targeting of opponents and Tea Party, Solyndra, EPA private emails, Eric Holder´s lies to Congress, chemical weapons use by Syrian rebels, Iran development of atomic weapons, etc.

When are you going to report that?

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Rafter, 1/31/2014 5:53:07 PM     (No. 9713674)

Should be a Must Read...

with a Breaking News Headline.

If this pans out...
The FAT-WAn is finished.

You can kiss this bozo good-bye if he lied in his presser.

Meanwhile... Mister Clean himself...
Gov. Mitt Romney...
looks better than ever in his new documentary... "Mitt"...

And it looks as though Mitt leads all in the latest NH primary polling...
for 2016....
BWA HA HA...

Mitt has no scandals...
beyond saying "binders of women"...
and...
he´s not fat, either.

Most people like his wife Ann, too...
she would not be a Mexican FLOTUS, btw.
So far, their kids have not comitted felonies.
And the list goes on...

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Reply 12 - Posted by: DCGIRL, 1/31/2014 6:00:17 PM     (No. 9713687)

WHO CARES! This jerk of a president has done worse:

Benghazi
IRS
Fast and Furious
NSA


I really don´t care for Christie, but what is worse than the jerk in the Big White House.

GET OVER IT.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: Lalo, 1/31/2014 6:26:58 PM     (No. 9713747)

Well, I care.. a little bit anyway. Who wants a practitioner of The New Jersey Way at the top of their ticket? Actually, there would probably be no shortage of hands raised on that one, especially on the left. We, on the other hand, could never get away with that even if we wanted to. Not that I was a particular fan of Christie, but I would certainly prefer a deeper bench than it appears we may have now - a wider range of choices. Of course, there is the possibility that this is a trumped up charge, and in any event I hope Christie somehow survives this - as a better man.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: K620, 1/31/2014 6:27:32 PM     (No. 9713749)

#7,I "liked" your comment, but I think that many of the comments you referred to were not "Christie apologists" but simply pointing out an incredible double standard -- IRS targeting, Holder lying to Congress, D´Souza indicted: basically, crickets.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: Nevadadad46, 1/31/2014 6:33:51 PM     (No. 9713765)

Of course he knew! He has already been caught in three lies. As these people get tossed under the Christie bus, is it any wonder they are now starting to yak? There is a thing called reality ya know. Anyone who thinks Christie was not involved up to his neck, please let me know- I have a bridge I would like to sell ya....(pun intended!)

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Reply 16 - Posted by: smcchk, 1/31/2014 9:34:50 PM     (No. 9713959)

Christie thought he could make nice-nice with Obama/Democrats/MSM. Learned something, Christie?

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