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  • FILE - In this Wednesday, Aug. 29, 2007, file photo, Michael Drewniak, spokesman for the U.S. Attorney's office, speaks to reporters outside the U.S. District courthouse in Newark, N.J. Drewniak, Gov. Chris Christie's long-time press secretary, is set to tell a New Jersey legislative committee what he knew about a political retribution plot carried out by former aides to the governor. Drewniak is the only witness scheduled to testify, Tuesday, May 13, 2014. Two others will appear next month as the committee attempts to determine who ordered the approach lanes of the George Washington Bridge to be blocked without notice last September, and why the mayor whose town is at the base of the heavily traveled span was targeted for payback. (AP Photo/Mike Derer, File)

    Spokesman: Christie was unaware of traffic scheme

    Republican Gov. Chris Christie's longtime press secretary told state lawmakers Tuesday he's confident his boss and other senior advisers had no knowledge of the planning or execution of a scheme that shut traffic near the George Washington Bridge as political payback.


  • New Jersey panel orders testimony on traffic jams

    A New Jersey legislative committee has ordered current and former aides to Republican Gov. Chris Christie and two officials at the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey to testify in the committee's probe of politically motivated traffic jams last year near the George Washington Bridge.


  • FILE - In this Wednesday, Aug. 29, 2007, file photo, Michael Drewniak, spokesman for the U.S. Attorney's office, speaks to reporters outside the U.S. District courthouse in Newark, N.J. Drewniak, a longtime aide to Republican New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, has given testimony to a federal grand jury in an investigation of traffic jams created near the George Washington Bridge in a political payback scandal. Attorney Anthony Iacullo tells ABC News his client Drewniak is not a target of the investigation but was in federal court to answer questions Friday, April 4, 2014. (AP Photo/Mike Derer, File)

    Christie aide testifies in New Jersey bridge probe

    A longtime aide to Gov. Chris Christie gave testimony Friday to a federal grand jury in New Jersey in a probe of politically motivated traffic jams near the George Washington Bridge.


  • N.J. spokesman: NCAA move over betting 'ludicrous'

    The NCAA is "ludicrous and hypocritical" for moving five championship games out of New Jersey next year because the state plans to offer legalized sports betting, a spokesman for New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie said.


  • In this photo from May 31, 2011, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie leaves Montvale via helicopter after watching his son play in a baseball game in Montvale, N.J. (Associated Press/The Record)

    N.J. Gov. Christie takes state helicopter to son's ballgame

    Criticism started coming in like fastballs Wednesday over New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's use of a state helicopter to fly him and his wife to his son's high school baseball game.


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