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N.J. Democrat says has seen no evidence
Christie knew of traffic scheme

Reuters, by Victoria Cavaliere

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Posted By:Pluperfect, 2/3/2014 12:51:03 PM

A New Jersey Democrat leading a probe of a bridge traffic scandal that has engulfed Governor Chris Christie said on Sunday he had seen no evidence to support claims that the governor had been aware of the politically motivated traffic jams as they happened. If such evidence does exist, a state panel investigating the closures has not yet seen it, Assemblyman John Wisniewski, who co-leads the probe, said on Sunday. Christie, a leading Republican candidate for the White House in 2016, has repeatedly denied any knowledge of a plan to snarl traffic last September near the busy George Washington Bridge and severed

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: JimS, 2/3/2014 1:09:02 PM     (No. 9717625)

Reuters is just trying to flog the story to keep it alive.
How about a headline:
"L-Dotter Conservative has seen no evidence that Obama knew about Fast & Furious, Solyndra, NSA spying, IRS targeting Tea Party, Benghazi, secret Muslim Brotherhood deals, US arms shipments to AQ-tied groups."
If such evidence does exist this L-Dotter has not yet seen it (but knows it exists).

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Reply 2 - Posted by: KTWO, 2/3/2014 1:16:22 PM     (No. 9717647)

John W.sounds like he is an experienced snake handler and is being careful.

He should be, all involved are vipers. The question is which did what.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: philsner, 2/3/2014 1:23:32 PM     (No. 9717657)

FTA: "..Christie´s reputation as a politician ready to reach across the aisle at a time when partisan gridlock has defined Washington."

Well, just what we need! No wonder the dems are trying to help him out.

Yes, John McCain could "reach across the aisle". And the question asked in the parody was: "Senator, when are you coming back?"

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Reply 4 - Posted by: nevernaught, 2/3/2014 1:28:54 PM     (No. 9717665)

I´m sure Christies friends are going to share that information.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: joew9, 2/3/2014 2:24:44 PM     (No. 9717758)

A traffic jam is a scandal?!

Fast and Furious in 55 words.

The Obama administration smuggled thousands of guns and weapons
to Mexico into the hands of drug cartels and criminals
for them to use against Mexican citizens, Mexican law enforcement, and US border guards.
Hundreds were killed.
The only plan was to investigate the origin of the guns if they were left at the murder scene.

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