Topic: John Wisniewski
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie denied any knowledge of the lane closures at a Jan. 9 press conference, and his office released a statement Friday responding to the new Bridge-gate developments.
Kim Guadagno strongly denied claims by Hoboken, N.J., Mayor Dawn Zimmer that Superstorm Sandy relief funds were withheld by Gov. Chris Christie's Lt. Governor. Kim Guadagno said the claims were "false" and "illogical."
Lane closures on the George Washington Bridge for four days in September snarled traffic and coincided with the beginning of the school year. A top aide to New Jersey Governor Chris Christie participated in discussions about the closures in advance, recently released emails and text messages show.
The decision, announced Thursday on Twitter, means Booker has decided against a possible campaign against Republican Gov. Chris Christie.