New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie said Wednesday he’s got one regret from the time he spent in office: Hiring the people who “pulled the shenanigans” at the George Washington Bridge.
“I know I have done the very best job I can and I know I have made a huge difference for the people in my state,” Christie told MSNBC’s “Morning Joe” program. “I also know I have been the predominant public voice in my state for the last 16 years.”
Former Christie deputy chief of staff Bridget Kelly and former Port Authority of New York and New Jersey executive Bill Baroni were convicted last fall, and have been sentenced to prison for their roles in the closure of lanes on the George Washington Bridge, which was done in retribution for the Fort Lee mayor’s refusal to support Christie’s re-election bid. Read more at NEWSMAX.