Coverage of the investigation into New Jersey Governor Chris Christie and his administration's involvement with lane closures on the George Washington Bridge.


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'Bridgegate' Mastermind and Former Christie Ally Avoids Prison

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Pending 'Bridgegate' Verdict Hangs Over Christie's Future

Jury Begins 'Bridgegate' Deliberations

Bridgegate Trial: 5 Things to Know as Christie Traffic Scandal Reaches Court

Former Christie Aide Pleads Guilty in United Airlines Bribery Case

No Evidence Christie Involved in Bridge Plot, Report Finds

NJ Subpoenas Christie Phone Records in Bridge Jam Scandal

Second Bridge Investigation Linked to Chris Christie

Ex-Christie Aide 'Dumbfounded' by Traffic Plot

Manhattan DA Sends Out Subpoenas on Port Projects

Poll: NJers Not Buying Probe Exonerating Christie

Democrat Presses for Christie Testimony in Bridge Furor

Embattled Christie Appointee Resigns

Christie Faces the Press: Here's 3 Questions He Must Answer

Report: 'Upset' Christie Berates Staff During Tense Investigation

Critics Push Back on Christie-Commissioned Bridgegate Report

Internal Probe: Christie's Account of Bridgegate 'Rings True'

Email Could Raise Questions on Mayor's Charges

Two Figures in Bridge Scandal Fight Subpoenas in Court

A judge will consider whether Bridget Kelly and Bill Stepien must be forced to hand over documents.

New Jersey Town Releases 911 Tapes From Bridge Shut Down

The dispatch tapes included reports of chest pains, traffic collisions, false fire alarms and a 4-year-old who went missing from his school.

Christie Allies Joked About Causing 'Traffic Problems' for Rabbi

The revelation is the latest to surface in the George Washington Bridge scandal.

Fort Lee Mayor Meets With Federal Prosecutors About Bridge Lane Closures

Town is where allies of Gov. Chris Christie created traffic jams last fall.

Texas' Perry Says Christie Doing 'Fine Job' for GOP Governors

The Texas governor says his New Jersey counterpart shouldn't resign as chief of the Republican Governors Association.

No Bridge Talk At Christie's First Town Hall of the Year

In a mostly somber back-and-forth with voters and Sandy victims, the governor also gets comments about The Boss and his weight loss.

Report: Christie's Pal Monitored Bridge Lane Closures

A police officer who is a longtime friend of New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie was at the George Washington Bridge during lane closures that jammed traffic and sparked a scandal in the governor’s administration, MSNBC reported on Sunday.

New Subpoenas Seek Christie's Helicopter Logs

The joint legislative panel also threatened to pursue a contempt case against two of the New Jersey governor's former aides.

More Subpoenas Coming in Bridge Probe: Source

As many as a dozen more subpoenas surrounding the George Washington Bridge scandal are expected, NBC New York reports.

New Jersey Paper Says it "Blew" Endorsement of Christie

The Star-Ledger, one of New Jersey’s leading newspapers, on Sunday called its earlier endorsement of Gov. Chris Christie in his re-election bid “regrettable.”

US Attorney Subpoenas Hoboken Mayor in Christie Inquiry

Fort Lee Mayor Says Christie Team Wooed Him for Backing

The mayor of Fort Lee, N.J., says he was heavily courted to endorse Gov. Chris Christie during his re-election campaign.

Feds to NJ Lawmakers: Don't Interfere With Bridge Criminal Probe

New Bridge Allegation Piles on Political Woe for Christie

Christie, Ex-Official Clash Over Bridgegate Timing

'Just a Game of Gotcha': Christie Holds Firm

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie on Monday acknowledged that his office had been subpoenaed by the U.S. Attorney in New Jersey.

Forget 2016, Christie's Goal Now Is Saving His Governorship

After the last 72 hours of new developments in the scandals hitting New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie’s administration, the political story here is no longer about whether Christie can survive to be a top presidential contender in 2016. Rather, it’s about whether he’ll be able to hold on to his governorship.

Lawmaker Questions New Allegation Against Christie

A key New Jersey Democrat said Sunday that a new accusation about Gov. Chris Christie's knowledge of the bridge closing scandal enveloping his administration is unproven and raises credibility questions about the accuser.

Only Four Meet Subpoena Deadline in New Jersey Bridge Investigation

Christie Security Officer Charged With Shoplifting

A guard for N.J. Gov. Chris Christie was charged with shoplifting and allegedly asked police to go easy on him out of professional courtesy.

Christie Campaign Asks to Raise Funds for Bridge Probe Costs

Christie Staffer Resigns Amid Bridge Closure Probe

The aide was one of 17 people subpoenaed in one of the investigations of the September bridge lane closures.

Christie Camp Counterattacks Against Former Ally

An email from New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's office blasts the man who ordered the September bridge closures and The New York Times for publishing his allegations.

Joan Rivers Tweets Photo With Christie At Stern B-Day Bash

Christie Bridge Ally Under Scrutiny Again: Report

One of New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's closest allies could be caught up in another controversy, The Bergen Record reported Monday night.

Poll: Christie Numbers Tank As Scandals Continue

More Americans now believe Gov. Chris Christie is lying about the bridge closure scandal than believe he is telling the truth, according to a new poll.

Fort Lee Mayor to Attend State of the Union

Fort Lee mayor Mark Sokolich will be a guest of Rep. Bill Pascrell Jr., the Bergen Record reports.

Port Authority Declines to Pay Wildstein's Legal Bills

Former agency executive David Wildstein resigned in December after it came to light he ordered the George Washington Bridge lane closures.

Feds Order Christie Campaign to Hand Over Bridge Documents

The investigation into lane closures in New Jersey takes a new turn.

Poll: Bridge Scandal Erases Christie's Post-Sandy Strength

Chris Christie was riding high after Super Storm Sandy, but a poll now finds that bump has been erased.


Governor Chris Christie sworn in for his second term

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie takes the oath of office, "a symbol of the bond we've created with each other over the past four years."

Cuccinelli: 'Makes sense' for Christie to bow out of RGA

Former Virginia GOP gubernatorial candidate Ken Cuccinelli said Tuesday that it "makes sense" for New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie to resign as the head of the Republican Governor's Association.

Christie Cites Big Re-Election Win in Inaugural Address

He received a decisive 60 percent of the vote last November.

Christie Skirts Scandal, Pushes Agenda in Inauguration Speech

Chris Christie ignored the scandals surrounding his administration Tuesday, using his second inauguration speech to deliver a message of bipartisan cooperation.

No Mention of Bridge Scandal in Inaugural Address

Gov. Chris Christie did not mention the fracas sparked by the George Washington Bridge lane closures in the first speech of his second term.

Christie's 2016 Hopes Dinged in New Poll

Christie trails Hillary Clinton in a hypothetical 2016 matchup.

Christie's Inauguration Bash Canceled Due to Weather

Organizers have canceled the party scheduled for Tuesday night on Ellis Island as a major snowstorm approaches.

Read Excerpts from Christie's Inaugural Address

The embattled governor will highlight the virtues of small government and bipartisan cooperation on Tuesday during his second inaugural address.

Christie in a Jam: Where Things Stand in Bridge, Sandy Scandals

Gov. Chris Christie begins his second term fighting allegations of political bullying.

NJ Storm Recovery Chief: Hoboken Was Treated Like Everyone Else

The city of Hoboken was treated the same as other communities like it who were seeking aid in the aftermath of Superstorm Sandy, the chief of New Jersey’s storm recovery office said Monday.

Christie Spokesman Fires Back on Hoboken Mayor's Accusation

New Jersey Official: Mayor's Claim of Withholding Sandy Funds 'False'

New Jersey’s lieutenant governor rejects allegations that Hurricane Sandy relief money was tied to a development project important to Gov. Chris Christie

Giuliani: Democrat Leading Christie Probe Should Step Aside

The Democratic lawmaker leading an investigation of New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is not impartial and ought to step aside, Christie ally Rudy Giuliani said Sunday.

Hoboken Mayor Meets With Christie Investigators

A New Jersey mayor met Sunday with federal investigators looking into Gov. Chris Christie's alleged strong-arm tactics.

17 Christie Allies Ordered to Turn Over Bridge Documents

The governor’s chief of staff and top legal counsel are among those getting subpoenas.

Kelly O'Donnell: Subpoenas Coming in New Jersey Bridge Scandal

Christie to Sandy Victims: 'Nothing Will Distract Me'

A special committee investigating the George Washington Bridge fiasco gets to work.

Poll: Christie Cruising Through Bridge Scandal (So Far)

Nearly 70 percent of Americans say the bridge-closure scandal engulfing Chris Christie has not changed their opinion about the New Jersey governor, according to a new NBC News/Marist poll.

Jersey Strong? Christie Rating Dips to 55 Percent

In the aftermath of the 'Bridgegate' scandal, a new poll finds New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie with a healthy approval rating among state voters.

Christie Aides Canceled Meetings With Mayor, Docs Show

Christie: 'Last Week Has Certainly Tested This Administration'

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie used his state of the state address on Tuesday to seize attention back from a scandal that has engulfed his administration and presidential ambitions.

First Thoughts: Changing the Subject

For the second time in the past week, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie today will deliver much-anticipated remarks in Trenton -- this time in his “State of the State” address at 3:00 pm ET. And the question is how much, if anything, he says about the George Washington Bridge scandal that has engulfed his administration.

Scandal-Plagued Chris Christie Pushes Longer School Day

Embattled New Jersey Governor Chris Christie is to use his State of the State address Tuesday to propose lengthening the school day and calendar.

Jon Stewart Says He's 'Ashamed' of Jersey

"Daily Show" host Jon Stewart was raised in New Jersey, and you better believe he has a lot to say about Gov. Chris Christie.

Christie's Numbers Mostly Stable in Scandal's Aftermath

Opinions of Chris Christie haven’t changed much in the days since the emergence of a bridge lanes-closing controversy involving the New Jersey governor, according to new polling out Monday.

Bridge-Scandal Story Has Only Just Begun

For New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, all the news and scrutiny he received last week wasn’t the beginning of the end of this George Washington Bridge scandal.

N.J. Lawmakers Form Special Panel to Look into Bridge Closures

New Jersey lawmakers announce a special committee, with subpoena power, to look into scandal involving Gov. Chris Christie’s office and the George Washington Bridge.

Lawmaker Says Feds Will Probe Sandy Ads in New Christie Headache

A federal agency will look into post-Hurricane Sandy tourism ads that featured Gov. Chris Christie.

Mayor in Bridge Scandal Says He Takes Christie at His Word

The mayor whose town was apparently punished by New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie’s aides during last year’s campaign said Sunday “I take him at his word” that Christie had no prior knowledge of lane closings leading to the George Washington Bridge.

Christie Ally Showed Up to Watch Bridge Fiasco, Documents Show

As the George Washington Bridge scandal grows, documents show that an appointee of Gov. Chris Christie personally observed the closure of lanes that triggered the epic traffic jam in New Jersey.


The Many Faces of Chris Christie

Saying that he is “embarrassed and humiliated” by the behavior of his staff, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie apologized Thursday in a news conference that stretched nearly two hours.


New Yorker Takes on Christie Bridge Scandal

The New Yorker's cover for Jan. 20, 2014, takes on New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie over the George Washington Bridge Scandal.

Christie's Enemies Sharpen their Knives

The real danger for Christie: His enemies (Democrats and Republicans) are ready to pounce… Lindsey Graham: “He’s kind of a bully”… Listing the red lines that Christie established in his story… Another danger for Christie: The scandal makes him look like any other politician.t.

How Was Christie in the Dark? 6 Burning Bridgegate Questions

Gov. Chris Christie's press conference left plenty of lingering questions in the scandal over why lanes were closed at the George Washington Bridge.

Chuck Todd's Live-Tweet Take on Christie Presser

Chuck Todd livetweeting analysis during Christie's press conference.

Why Christie Better Be Telling the Truth

Chris Christie is walking a risky line with his strong denials of involvement in the bridge closure scandal. He may have spent two hours Tuesday answering reporters' questions, but if any holes are discovered in his story, the political damage could be significant.

Christie: Meeting with Fort Lee Mayor 'Good and Productive'

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie said Thursday that he had a "very good and productive meeting" with the Democratic mayor whose city faced snarled traffic due to Christie aide’s apparent political vendetta.

More Trouble: Christie Bridge Appointee Held in Contempt

An appointee of Gov. Chris Christie refuses to answer questions from state lawmakers about the growing scandal over the George Washington Bridge.

By the Numbers: Why George Washington Bridge Chaos Was a Big Deal

The traffic on the George Washington Bridge is nothing to joke about.

Christie Axes Aide After Bridge Scandal

Chris Christie apologized for the bridge lane-closure scandal that has swamped his administration and jeopardized his 2016 presidential campaign.

5 Questions Christie Must Answer Today

Attempting to deal with the fallout from the George Washington Bridge scandal, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie holds a news conference at 11:00 am ET from the governor’s office in Trenton. And he definitely has some questions to answer. After denying for more than a month -- in the most Christie of ways -- that anyone in his administration played politics with these lane closings in Fort Lee, NJ, on Wednesday, eye-opening emails and text messages from the highest levels of the Christie administration were released showing exactly the opposite.

Christie Scandal Erupts: Can the Governor Get His Groove Back?

Accusations of dirty politics during his reelection bid are unlikely to sink Chris Christie's presidential ambitions. But the Jersey governor didn't need this headache.

Chris Christie: I Was 'Misled' by Staffer in Bridge Controversy

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie denied knowing about a scheme orchestrated by his administration to bully a local political rival, calling the reported actions of a top aide "unacceptable."