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A gem of a jam for Christie

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Traffic jams around the metro New York City area, even when they occur haphazardly, can be pretty annoying and life-disrupting. That someone — in government service, no less — would intentionally sabotage traffic flow at the entrance to the George Washington Bridge as political payback is almost impossible to believe, but that’s apparently what aides to New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie did last September to punish the mayor of Fort Lee for declining to cross-endorse ...

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January 10, 2014
8:13 a.m.

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"Pretty hard to believe.." is basically saying the writer thinks the Governor was at least complicit in this - based on the evidence so far, I see no proof that he did. These are serious charges and I would think the writer would need more than a hunch or predisposition to throw out such an accusation. I doubt the writer knows the content of his colleagues' or subordinates' EMails.

Not necessarily a Christie fan, I'm ambivalent because his decisions do not impact my life directly, but fair is fair.