Matt Katz

Reporter, WNYC News

Matt Katz appears in the following:

Where In The World Is Chris Christie's Cell Phone?

Tuesday, June 14, 2016

In a pair of explosive briefs,  Bridgegate defendants accuse Christie's lawyers of deliberately hiding or destroying key evidence that may be incriminating. Just like Nixon. 

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New Jersey Gets Out the Vote

Tuesday, June 07, 2016

WNYC and NJPR's Matt Katz and WNYC's senior editor for politics & policy Andrea Bernstein talk about today's primaries in New Jersey, California, and other states.

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Feds Side With Bridgegate Co-Conspirator To Keep His Identity Secret

Monday, June 06, 2016

Even one of the Bridgegate defendants showed up to see the chief federal prosecutor fight to keep the list of alleged co-conspirators confidential.

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Trump's Inner Circle Cut Its Teeth In New Jersey

Monday, June 06, 2016

Political dark arts. The mixing of business and politics. Chris Christie. This team is so Jersey.

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Trump, Self-Proclaimed Outsider, Was New Jersey Political Insider

Saturday, June 04, 2016

To further his business interests, the real estate mogul and casino owner made friends with politicians on both sides of the aisle in the Garden State.

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This Week in Politics: Jews, Racist Tweets and Trump

Friday, June 03, 2016

WNYC
We consider whether 'new' racists are being created by the campaign of Donald Trump.

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Anti-Media Trump Sends $75,000 to Foundation Founded by Wounded Reporter

Thursday, June 02, 2016

Donald Trump sends you $75,000 in surprise money. What do you do?

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Trump, Self-Proclaimed Outsider, Was New Jersey Political Insider

Thursday, June 02, 2016

For four decades,  Trump has been a political -- and often Democratic -- insider.

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Trump Card for Unindicted Bridgegate Co-Conspirators?

Wednesday, May 18, 2016

So it turns out that Donald Trump's sister is the judge whose court could rule on the release of the Bridgegate conspirator list. WNYC/NJPR's Matt Katz explains more.

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Trump's Sister, The Judge: A Life Vastly Different, But Often Intertwined

Wednesday, May 18, 2016

The siblings' lives have long been intertwined, from her appointment to the federal bench to a mysterious drug case involving his friend to the Bridgegate scandal. 

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Bridgegate's 10 Stunning Plot Turns, From Christie To Trump

Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Somehow, the Bridgegate scandal has taken us from a high school friend of Chris Christie all the way to Donald Trump.  

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This Week in Politics: What’s in a Nickname?

Friday, May 13, 2016

WNYC
Trump calls her 'Crooked Hillary.' Should Clinton get into a name game with the master?

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Bridgegate Co-conspirators Release Delayed

Friday, May 13, 2016

Former federal prosecutor, Jenny Kramer, argued the release of her client's name "brands him as a criminal without due process of law."

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Clinton Runs in New Jersey — Against Trump, Not Sanders

Wednesday, May 11, 2016

Clinton on Trump: "I will stand up and fight for and speak out against any American he attacks and insults."

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Why Christie's Willing to Stand There Behind Trump

Wednesday, May 11, 2016

Six months ago, Donald Trump was saying Chris Christie knew about the Bridgegate lane closures. Now, he's raising money to pay Christie's Bridgegate legal fees.

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Why It's Amazing that Trump Appointed Christie to Run His White House Transition

Monday, May 09, 2016

Christie's got a new gig. There's a Bridgegate connection.

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Christie to Lead Trump Transition Team

Monday, May 09, 2016

If Donald Trump wins his presidential bid, New Jersey's governor will manage the transition to the White House.

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This Week in Politics: When Does 'Presidential' Donald Trump Show Up?

Friday, May 06, 2016

WNYC
Presumptive nominee Donald Trump gears up for the general election with a fresh shot of conspiracy theories.

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NJ Democrats Feud as Atlantic City Teeters on Bankruptcy Brink

Thursday, May 05, 2016

The Assembly's rescue plan for Atlantic City is put on hold, while Governor Christie and his Democratic allies seethe.

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With Cruz Out, Two New Yorkers March Towards General Election

Wednesday, May 04, 2016

Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Hillary Clinton now look even more likely to go head to head in November.

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