Christie Legal Bill Climbs Over $3 Million

Bridgegate is getting expensive for Jersey taxpayers.

“Private lawyers hired by Gov. Chris Christie’s office after the George Washington Bridge scandal erupted are on pace to bill taxpayers roughly $3 million for their work, and it appears well over half that tab is being incurred for events unrelated to whatever led to the lane closures in Fort Lee,” the Daily Record repoorts.

“Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher was originally hired for an internal investigation of the bridge incident and cooperation with the U.S. Attorney’s Office inquiry. But its work rapidly expanded to include a review of the allegations leveled by Hoboken Mayor Dawn Zimmer that federal Sandy aid was withheld by the state because of the city’s unwillingness to approve an unrelated development project.”

Gosh. Think how pricey this would be if Christie hadn’t been exonerated by his legal team?


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  • Poytszi

    A particularly low bar here. Jersey voters love candor even when the guy tells you who and what he is… wow, now that is really telling about voter desperation. The guy is guilty as hell. And we all know it.