Andrea Bernstein

Andrea Bernstein appears in the following:

Guilty on All Counts: Two Former Christie Aides Convicted in Bridgegate Case

Friday, November 04, 2016

A jury found two former Christie employees guilty for shutting down access lanes to the George Washington Bridge to punish a Christie foe. They now face 20 years in prison.

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The Christie Tracker Podcast: The Bridgegate Trial - Week 7

Wednesday, November 02, 2016

As the jury deliberates, Bridget Kelly's attorney paces in the hallway and slumps in his chair.

Closing Arguments Begin In New Jersey Bridgegate Trial

Monday, October 31, 2016

The jury heard closing arguments Monday in the George Washington Bridge lane-closing trail in New Jersey.


Trust and Betrayal on Trial as Bridgegate Case Goes to Jury

Monday, October 31, 2016

"Cowards!" a defense attorney yells at the Bridgegate trial. He was referring to Chris Christie and his inner circle. "They want this mother of four to take the fall for them."

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Five Takeaways as Bridgegate Testimony Wraps

Thursday, October 27, 2016

The power of Chris Christie, the Port Authority's goody bag and a cover-up.

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Prosecutors Try To Paint Christie's Former Deputy Chief of Staff As A Ruthless Politico

Tuesday, October 25, 2016

The meaning of "time for traffic problems in Fort Lee" is parsed. 

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Ex-Top Aide To Chris Christie Testifies In 'Bridgegate' Trial

Friday, October 21, 2016

A former top staffer to New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie testified in Federal court that she told Christie about planned lane closures on the George Washington Bridge weeks before it happened. Christie has long denied any involvement in the closures, which were designed to punish his political opponents.


Bridget Kelly Speaks: Christie's Ex-Aide Says Gov Knew About Bridgegate

Friday, October 21, 2016

A tearful defendant explains how she twice spoke with the governor and his chief of staff about the lane closures to make sure he was okay with it. 

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A Front Group, a Lawsuit and a Private Investigator: How Trump Rigged the System to Delay Gambling in New York

Thursday, October 20, 2016

WNYC obtained thousands of pages of documents and depositions showing how Donald Trump secretly ran an anti-gambling campaign in New York to shut down the competition.

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The Final Debate, According to Today's Polls

Thursday, October 20, 2016

How did the candidates' performances at the final presidential debate make a difference in the polls?

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Bridgegate Defendant Says He was the Last to Find Out About Scheme

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

The former Deputy Director of the Port Authority says he thought there was a traffic study so important to Chris Christie that he shouldn't intervene.

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The Christie Tracker Podcast: The Bridgegate Trial - Week 5

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

An 'earnest' Bill Baroni says he was intimidated by Governor Christie and duped by David Wildstein. But there are holes in his story.

In Bridgegate Testimony, Christie Emerges as Powerful, Threatening Figure

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Under withering cross examination, prosecutors elicited an image of a hands-on, pugilistic Gov. Christie who threatened Baroni, asking, "You like your job?"

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Bridgegate Continued: What Christie Knew

Monday, October 17, 2016

A New Jersey judge allows an official misconduct complaint against Governor Chris Christie over his role in the Bridgegate scandal to proceed.

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Christie's Former Counsel Didn't Investigate Lane Closures, Didn't Ask Questions, Doesn't Recollect

Friday, October 14, 2016

In a twist, Christie's lawyer acknowledged David Wildstein asked for his legal advice on responding to the legislative subpoena that produced "Time for some traffic problems" email.


As Bridgegate Prosecution Rests, Christie Faces Separate Criminal Complaint

Thursday, October 13, 2016

The complaint stems from the 2013 closure of lanes leading to the George Washington Bridge.

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The Christie Tracker Podcast: The Bridgegate Trial – Week 4

Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Tears, betrayal and the F-bomb: appearing now in court.

Round Two: Recap of the Second Presidential Debate

Monday, October 10, 2016

A review and analysis of the second presidential debate between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton at Washington University in St. Louis, Sunday, Oct. 9, 2016.

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This Week in Politics: Firestorm Erupts over Trump Video

Saturday, October 08, 2016

On Friday the Washington Post released an 11-year-old video of Donald Trump making lewd comments about women. Fallout from the video's release has been swift and intense.