New Jersey – Did Chris Christie and his staff really close down a lane to block traffic on the George Washington Bridge? He and his staff have denied it, but emails released today between his deputy chief of staff Bridget Anne Kelly and two executives at the Port Authority show otherwise.
The emails show the officials closing lanes intentionally to create traffic problems for the mayor of Fort Lee who did not endorse Christie for re-election.
In one email, Kelly writes, “Time for some traffic problems in Fort Lee,” while Port Authority executive David Wildstein said it was okay to smile that school buses were stuck because “they are children of Buono voters.”
Barbara Buono was Christie’s opponent in the election. Read more at NJ.com.