Christie aide: No closed-lanes role

Posted: May 14, 2014 at 5:28 a.m.

The chief spokesman for Republican Gov. Chris Christie of New Jersey testified Tuesday that he was misled about why traffic lanes were closed at the George Washington Bridge last September and was “shocked and disoriented” when he learned that the motive appeared to be political vengeance.

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