David Wildstein

David Wildstein, former Port Authority appointee of New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, leaves the Federal Court on May 01, 2015 in Newark. (credit: Kena Betancur/Getty Images)

Former Port Authority Director Pleads Guilty To Federal Charges In Bridgegate Scandal

Former Port Authority of New York and New Jersey official David Wildstein made the admissions in a federal court hearing Friday.

05/01/2015

David Wildstein, former director of interstate capital projects for the Port Authority, waits to testify at a hearing held by the Assembly Transportation Committee on Jan. 9, 2014, in Trenton, N.J. (credit: William Thomas Cain/Getty Images)

Ex-Port Authority Official Reportedly To Plead Guilty In GWB Lane Closure Scandal

A guilty plea could soon come from the man who ordered the controversial lane closures at the George Washington Bridge.

04/30/2015

David Wildstein, former director of interstate capital projects for the Port Authority, waits to testify at a hearing held by the Assembly Transportation Committee on Jan. 9, 2014, in Trenton, N.J. (credit: William Thomas Cain/Getty Images)

Report: Former Port Authority Official To Plead Guilty In Bridgegate Scandal

Wildstein could enter his plea Friday in Newark federal court, where grand jurors are hearing testimony on the scandal.

04/29/2015

Vehicles slow for tolls before crossing the George Washington Bridge in Fort Lee, N.J. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Report Released On Findings From Committee Probing Bridgegate Scandal

It has been more than a year since the lane closure scandal on the George Washington Bridge, and a legislative committee has been investigating why the three access lanes were shut down – snarling traffic.

12/04/2014

FILE -- The New Jersey side of the George Washington Bridge. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Democrats Hold Presser To Mark One-Year Anniversary Of ‘Bridgegate’

New Jersey and national Democratic Party leaders marked the anniversary of the “Bridgegate” scandal with an event in Fort Lee on Monday morning.

09/08/2014

FILE -- Commuters exit a PATH train station at the World Trade Center site. (credit: Getty Images)

Former Port Authority Official Jerry Speziale Sues Agency, Alleges Retaliation Over Whistleblowing

Jerry Speziale, a well-known former Passaic County sheriff who was hired to be the agency’s No. 2 two police official, filed the lawsuit Wednesday in federal court in Newark.

05/07/2014

Ex-Christie aide Christina Renna testifies under oath before lawmakers investigating lane closures at the George Washington Bridge on May 6, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Ex-Christie Aide Testifies On GWB Scandal, Denies Knowing Of Political Plot

Christina Renna testified for more than two hours under oath before a committee investigating politically motivated lane closings that caused gridlock in Fort Lee.

05/06/2014

Gov. Chris Christie delivers his 'State of the State' address in Trenton on Jan. 14, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Chris Christie Was ‘Nervous’ After George Washington Bridge Scandal Linked To Aides

The notes show Christie pulled together key members of his government and political teams after the scandal broke.

04/14/2014

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie delivers his budget address on Feb. 26, 2014 in Trenton. (credit: Getty Images)

Christie: Port Authority Chairman David Samson Resigns Amid GWB Scandal

Gov. Chris Christie on Friday defended a report by taxpayer-funded lawyers who cleared him of any involvement in closing lanes near the George Washington Bridge for political reasons, saying it “will stand the test of time.”

03/28/2014

Peeps diorama depicts the GWB lane closures and ensuing gridlock (credit: Sarah Binder)

GWB Lane Closure Scandal Brought To Life With Marshmallow Peeps

George Washington University political science professor Sarah Binder and her daughter created a diorama titled “Time For Some Traffic In Fort Peep,” a reference to an email from a former top Christie aide to a Christie-appointed official at the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey.

03/19/2014

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's former Deputy Chief of Staff Bridget Anne Kelly waits in court for a hearing on March 11, 2014 in Trenton, New Jersey. (Photo by Mel Evans-Pool/Getty Images)

Former Christie Aides Seek To Quash Subpoenas

Lawyers for fired Christie staffer Bridget Kelly and two-time campaign manager Bill Stepien argued Tuesday that complying with the subpoenas carries the risk of self-incrimination.

03/11/2014

Vehicles slow for tolls before crossing the George Washington Bridge in Fort Lee, N.J. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Call Made For Independent Oversight Of Troubled Port Authority Of NY/NJ

On a cold March day at the George Washington Bridge it was easy to forget the hot tempers of August 2011. Drivers and PATH train riders were angered by a Port Authority proposal to dramatically hike tolls and fares.

03/03/2014

FILE -- George Washington Bridge (credit: CBS 2)

Reports: Ex-Christie Allies Devised Toll Hike Plan In Bid To Boost Governors’ Images

Two Port Authority executives pointed by New Jersey Gov. Christie orchestrated a toll-hike plan 2011 that was later scaled back to bolster the images of New Jersey’s and New York’s governors, according to published reported.

03/02/2014

GWB Traffic (file/credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Previously Redacted Texts Made Public In GWB Lane Closure Probe

Newly unredacted documents clear up some of the minor mysteries in the political payback scandal surrounding New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie.

02/27/2014

Mark Sokolich

Fort Lee Mayor Meets With Prosecutors About ‘Bridgegate’

Fort Lee Mayor Mark Sokolich has met with federal prosecutors about the deliberate, gridlock-causing lane closures at the George Washington Bridge last year.

02/24/2014

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