All Posts Tagged With: "New Jersey"

Christie Broke Law Judge Rules in New Jersey

In a big blow to Governor Chris Christie, a judge in New Jersey ruled Monday that the governor violated a state law after he declined a full payment into the pension system of the state last year for public employees. He was ordered to fund it at this time. The decision complicates further the hopes […]

Ex-Aide: Governor Christie Knew Of Lane Closings

A lawyer for a former official at the Port Authority says there is evidence that New Jersey Governor Chris Christie was aware of the lane closings at the George Washington Bridge while they were happening. The lawyer represents the official who was blamed for the incident that was politically motivated. Christie’s office has denied the […]

Governor Christie Looks to Calm Firestorm

Republican Chris Christie the Governor of New Jersey sought earlier this week to move beyond the lane closure scandal that is threatening to tarnish his image of being “no-nonsense” ahead of the 2016 presidential election, while federal prosecutors open their own investigation into the case. Christie on Thursday said he was humiliated and embarrassed by […]