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WNYC News

Former Christie Allies Plead Not Guilty to Role in Traffic Scandal

Monday, May 04, 2015

Bill Baroni and Bridget Anne Kelly say they'll fight charges that they helped plot the politically motivated lane closures at the George Washington Bridge.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

Breaking Down the Latest on Bridgegate

Monday, May 04, 2015

Three of Governor Christie's closest allies were indicted on Friday. Matt Katz and Andrea Bernstein discuss the charges -- and what they portend for Christie's 2016 presidential hopes.

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WNYC News

Fort Lee Residents React to First Bridgegate Guilty Plea

Monday, May 04, 2015

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In the town hit hardest by the George Washington Bridge lane closures, some are comparing Gov. Christie to Tony Soprano, while others are more forgiving.

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WNYC News

Yes, Chris Christie Is Still Planning To Run For President. Here's Why.

Monday, May 04, 2015

He is down but not out. Why Christie still thinks he has a shot at the White House.

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The Takeaway

Two Indicted in NJ Bridgegate Scandal

Friday, May 01, 2015

After a 16-month-long federal investigation into the George Washington Bridge lane closings scandal dubbed "Bridgegate," two indictments have come down.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

What We Know About Bridgegate Conspirator, David Wildstein

Friday, May 01, 2015

David Wildstein, former Port Authority official and ally of Governor Chris Christie, is expected to plead guilty later today.

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WNYC News

Criminal Charges in Bridgegate Case

Friday, May 01, 2015

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David Wildstein pleaded guilty Friday to conspiracy charges that he punished the mayor of Fort Lee by closing lanes to the George Washington Bridge. See our Christieverse interactive. 

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The Brian Lehrer Show

Barney Frank; Staten Island DA Dan Donovan; the Nursing Life

Thursday, April 30, 2015

Criminal justice reforms and Baltimore's moment; GOP candidate for Congress Dan Donovan; Barney Frank; workplace hostility nurses face; NJ news as Bridgegate indictments loom.

WNYC News

Christie Defends Decision to Send NJ Troopers to Baltimore

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

He sent 150 state troopers to Baltimore to aide in the response to violent protests there.

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The Leonard Lopate Show

How Chris Christie Balances the Budget

Tuesday, April 28, 2015

The New Jersey governor has balanced the state budget for five years, but investigations suggest that has done so by resorting to shifty financial maneuvers.

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The Leonard Lopate Show

Botching the Budget, Policing the Citizenry

Tuesday, April 28, 2015

Chris Christie’s controversial budgetary legacy. Susan Graham's return to the Met. Lucy Wainright Roche and Suzzy Roche perform live. Commissioner Bratton’s transformation of the LAPD.

The Brian Lehrer Show

Drone Warfare in Pakistan; Dr. Oz in Hot Water; the 'Ira Glass' of Israel

Friday, April 24, 2015

Dr. Oz under scrutiny from Columbia docs; the ethics of US-led drone strikes in Pakistan; teachers unions against Christie on pensions; a weddings reporter; the “Ira Glass” of Israel.

WNYC News

After 'Accord' NJ Union Pulls Out of Pension Talks

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Governor Chris Christie touted an "unprecedented accord" with the state's largest teachers union on pension reform. The union said there was no deal, and has called off negotiations.

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WNYC News

WNYC Wins Peabody for 'Chris Christie, White House Ambitions, and the Abuse of Power'

Monday, April 20, 2015

WNYC's coverage of Governor Chris Christie and the Bridgegate scandal wins a major award.

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WNYC News

NJ Pension Boards Question Wall Street Fees

Friday, April 17, 2015

Trustees say management fees are way up, and the way the state explains them is confusing.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

Christie's Plans to Overhaul Social Security

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Christie's proposed overhaul to Social Security could have implications for 2016.

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The Christie Tracker Podcast

New Subpoena? Bah! Christie Hits Campaign Trail

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

With the Jerry Jones controversy hanging over him, Christie makes a do-or-die trip to the live free or die state.

The Brian Lehrer Show

Social Security Overhaul; The Trans-Pacific Partnership; A Dollar Slice

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Christie's overhaul of Social Security; the Trans-Pacific Partnership; the Pope addresses the Armenian genocide; Times Square as an urban model; the history and evolution of pizza.

WNYC News

Christie Would Push Back Eligibility Age for Social Security, Medicare

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

The New Jersey governor says the age of eligibility should be pushed back for future retirees.

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WNYC News

Christie to 'Tell It Like it Is' to Live Free or Die State

Monday, April 13, 2015

Gov. Christie heads to New Hamphire in an attempt to make some gains in Republican primary. 

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