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

NJ Democrats Set To Merge GWB Traffic Jam Probe

The Assembly and Senate plan to vote Monday to establish the joint bipartisan committee with power to subpoena people and correspondence related to the lane closings and abuse of power allegations.

01/27/2014

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

Christie Addresses Bridge Scandal In State Of The State Speech, Says It Doesn’t Define State

The governor said he will not let the situation overshadow the bipartisan accomplishments of his first term or stand in the way of achieving new ones.

01/14/2014

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie enters the Borough Hall in Fort Lee to apologize to Mayor Mark Sokolich on January 9, 2014 in Fort Lee. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Special Committee To Investigate George Washington Bridge Lane Closures

Prominent Republicans leapt to Gov. Chris Christie’s defense while Democrats say it’s difficult to believe he knew nothing about a plan by a top aide to close lanes at a the George Washington Bridge.

01/13/2014

FILE -- Memorial for 8-month-old Angelie Paredes, killed in West New York, N.J. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Officials Lobby For ‘Angie’s Law’ To Oversee Jitney Buses

Transit workers and local politicians lobbied Friday on Boulevard East in West New York near where the 8-month-old Angelie Paredes was killed.

11/15/2013

New Jersey Statehouse in Trenton (file)

Legislators: N.J. Budget On Track For Early Approval

Democrats and Republicans on the budget committee say negotiations between the Legislature and Gov. Christie’s office are going well.

06/17/2013