Christie Ally: He Knew About Bridge Closing

David Wildstein, the former Port Authority official who ordered lane closures on the George Washington Bridge last September, still says he told New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie on Sept. 11 that lanes on the George Washington Bridge were shut down.

According to the internal report released Thursday on the Bridge-gate scandal, Wildstein, a long-time political ally of the governor’s, said he told Christie Press Secretary Michael Drewniak that he had spoken with Christie during a Ground Zero memorial ceremony, telling him about the lane closures, reports The New York Times.

Wildstein’s assertion continues to cast doubt on Christie’s statements that he did not know about the lane closures until after they happened. Wildstein

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