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Law firm that cleared Christie
in bridge scandal donated to
governor´s group, report says

Star-Ledger [Newark, NJ], by Brent Johnson

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Posted By:Ribicon, 4/16/2014 10:26:30 AM

Trenton — The law firm hired by Gov. Chris Christie´s office that cleared him and current staff aides of any wrongdoing in the George Washington Bridge scandal donated $10,000 to a national political group the governor currently heads, according to a published report. The Record reported late Tuesday night that Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher gave $10,000 to the Republican Governors Association — nine days before it released a report that cleared the governor in last year´s controversial lane closings at the bridge. Although critics called the report a "whitewash," Christie said the firm´s lawyers have reputations to uphold and wouldn´t

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A million dollars goes out in legal work, and only ten grand comes back? Not sure whether Christie´s on the top of his game here.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: JimS, 4/16/2014 10:35:03 AM     (No. 9812863)

And, of course, such appearances of impropriety NEVER occur in Obama´s most transparent presidential administration in history.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: snowoutlaw, 4/16/2014 10:39:28 AM     (No. 9812872)

They got it backward as usual for the lying media. Now if Christie had done them a favor instead of the otherway around then it would look bad.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: beca, 4/16/2014 10:48:22 AM     (No. 9812898)

so what if they did....everything obama is connected to people who work for him are up to their eyeballs in it....i am sick of this SICKO MEDIA REPORTING.....where is any journalistic integrity on benghazi...fast and furious..the irs...the economy....taxes........holder.....obams wasteful spenig...obamas pathological LYING..................CRICKETS....

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Garage Logician, 4/16/2014 1:07:50 PM     (No. 9813167)

Sounds as though the state of NJ paid the million to this firm, and the Republican group got ten grand, and a good report on Christie.

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