February 3rd, 2014
08:32 PM ET
7 months ago

Chris Christie again says: I knew nothing about lane closures

Washington (CNN) - Embattled New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie on Monday forcefully reiterated he knew nothing about lane closures at the George Washington Bridge last September before media reports appeared.

Christie, whose administration is under fire for suggestions top appointees orchestrated traffic jams at the foot of the bridge in Fort Lee to punish that town's mayor politically, said again that he "had nothing to do with this."

In a radio interview with New Jersey 101.5, Christie was asked to respond to a new allegation from a central figure in the scandal that "evidence exists" showing he was aware of the lane closings in real time over a work week last September, contradicting his recollection of events.

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soundoff (5 Responses)
  1. Dutch/Bad Newz, VA -aka- Where's Our $24 Billion?

    What I know is that Wildstein is going to turn into Sammy Gravano.

    February 3, 2014 03:10 pm at 3:10 pm |
  2. uncommon sense

    Evidence that likely disappeared, an entire legal team, nah, HD did nothing wrong. He already contradicted himself, that means he lied rwnj.

    February 3, 2014 04:01 pm at 4:01 pm |
  3. Jeff Brown in Jersey

    As a NJ resident, I read and listen to a lot of the local news pieces that are ignored by the national press. If all that I read is true, he will not only get impeached, he will go to prison.

    February 3, 2014 04:09 pm at 4:09 pm |
  4. Sniffit

    "More Chris Christie: What you need to know"

    More Chris Christie: the version CNN wants you to believe.

    FIFY

    February 3, 2014 04:44 pm at 4:44 pm |
  5. Thomas

    We need to Find out about Hoboken New Jersey.

    Did former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie push his political weight around ?

    February 3, 2014 04:45 pm at 4:45 pm |