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May 21, 2014


Ex-Aide Contradicts Christie on Efforts to Woo Mayor

A former aide to New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) described an aggressive effort "to cultivate Fort Lee's mayor for at least a year and a half before lanes were closed at the George Washington Bridge in an act of political retribution," the New York Times reports.

"The description of the efforts to woo the mayor seemed to run contrary to the governor's statement after the lane closings exploded into a scandal in January that Mayor Mark Sokolich had never been on his 'radar screen.'"












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