The Fort Lee lane closure scandal, also known as the George Washington Bridge lane closure scandal or Bridgegate .. The May indictments of Wildstein, Baroni and Kelly contend that the lane closures were political retribution against . Indictment of Bill Baroni and Bridget Anne Kelly in ‘Bridgegate’. Document. Pages . Notes. Text. Zoom. CLOSE. Previous for “” Next. p. 1. Loading Loading. p. 2. After more than a year of investigation, federal prosecutors in New Jersey are ready to bring indictments in the “Bridgegate” scandal, the New York Times [ ].

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Bridgegate Archives – Philadelphia Magazine

Archived from the original on Indcitments 7, Retrieved September 13, Retrieved October 17, bridgetate Archived from the original on April 16, Retrieved April 5, It raised further questions on whether O’Toole should continue to serve on the committee.

Retrieved April 10, The interview notes contained information that was downplayed or omitted from the original Mastro report, showing a governor’s office in which government and political operations were deeply connected.

Retrieved January 16, In AprilU. The letter questioned the accuracy of various statements made by Christie about his client, without providing any specific references, and claimed that there is evidence of Christie being aware of the toll lane closures at the time that they were closed. Retrieved May 15, Woodland Park, New Jersey. Christie speaks at a news conference on January 9,in Trenton, New Jersey, about his knowledge of an alleged traffic study that stopped traffic at the George Washington Bridge.


But it seemed to contradict what I had been told.

Bridgegate: Christie aides indicted, guilty, sparring – CNNPolitics

Retrieved July 16, Retrieved September 5, Retrieved August 6, After the May indictment of Baroni and Kelly and the Wildstein guilty plea, Christie said that the outcome of the federal investigation was a vindictation.

Retrieved 19 September Chris Christie’s career in photos. Chris Christie that he had backed. Archived from the original on September 4, indictmentw Archived from the original on February 1, ibdictments NJ lawmakers combine two investigations into one”.

Archived from the original on June 6, He would not elaborate on why those co-conspirators were not indicted. Retrieved February 28, Wildstein pleaded guilty to the charges Friday and provided testimony.

On January 24,the members of the bi-partisan committee were announced, consisting of eight Assembly representatives five Democrats and three Republicansand four Senators three Democrats indicyments one Republican. Retrieved April 23, On April 17, Christie enacted two recommendations of the Mastro report. Before getting into politics, Christie was a New Jersey attorney.

The lane closures caused nearly a weeklong traffic nightmare in the indjctments in September The meeting lasted two hours and was described as “professional, collegial and courteous. The New York Times.

Bridgegate: 1 guilty plea, 2 indictments and ‘liars’

Port Authority staffer says he tipped off media to lane closures”. Retrieved January 28, A previously redacted November 25 text message from Wildstein to Baroni said that O’Toole was ready with a statement, which was issued to the media, that echoed talking points from Baroni’s same day presentation and attacked the Democrats investigating these issues.


The poll showed that he had gone from the leading potential Republican candidate in December to a statistical tie with three others. Coconspirators refers to “individuals the government believes may have known about the plot to abruptly shut down access lanes to the bridge to cause massive traffic disruptions, but were not charged.

Retrieved January 12, On June 23,The New York Times reported that the inquiries are focusing on possible securities law violations caused by Christie’s use of Port Authority funds to pay for repairs to the Skyway in andusing money that was to be used on a new Hudson River rail tunnel that Christie canceled in October It was later suggested that the lanes had been closed to intentionally cause the massive traffic problem for political reasons, and especially theorized that they were a retribution attack against Fort Lee’s Mayor Mark Sokolicha Democrat who had not supported Christie as a candidate in the New Jersey gubernatorial election.

Wisniewski said the subpoena was perfectly sound, and that Schar would review the attorney’s objections and consider the committee’s legal options. Archived from the original on February 5, Retrieved May 13, Fishman ‘s office filed a brief to Wigenton requesting that the Bridgegate records remain sealed so that the list of uncharged third-party co-conspirators not be made public.