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Ferry crew members answered questions about why more life rafts were not deployed. Tonight on AC360, the latest from South Korea on the effort to reach victims.
February 4th, 2014
12:06 AM ET

Gov. Chris Christie faces tough questions on the bridge scandal

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie just faced a string of tough questions on the bridge scandal. It is the first time he answered the public's questions since a news conference nearly a month ago, and once again he denied any knowledge of the traffic debacle. Anderson discussed all of this with Chief Congressional Correspondent Dana Bash, Chief Political Analyst Gloria Borger and Senior Legal Analyst Jeffrey Toobin.

 

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January 31st, 2014
09:53 PM ET

Was Chris Christie "blindsided" by bridge lane controversy?

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie repeatedly claimed he did not know about the order to close lanes on the George Washington Bridge until the story broke in the media. Today, a letter from the lawyer for former Christie appointee David Wildstein claims "evidence exists" that the Governor's account is not true. Anderson takes a close look. 

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January 22nd, 2014
12:10 AM ET

True Politics: Rudy Giuliani on Gov. Christie's political future

Chris Christie today began his second term as New Jersey's Governor. So far, there is no evidence directly tying Christie to the George Washington Bridge lane closures or threats to withhold Sandy relief funding to Hoboken. Anderson spoke with Former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani, who calls the investigation into the Christie scandals "a witch hunt."

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January 21st, 2014
12:39 AM ET

Christie scandals: Media coverage

Journalist Carl Bernstein is best known for his role in uncovering Nixon's Watergate scandal. Tonight on AC360 Later he says that calling Christie's scandal "Bridgegate" is unfair, but argues there are "facts that need to be investigated."
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January 21st, 2014
12:36 AM ET

Christie Scandals: Barbara Buono weighs in

Chris Christie soundly defeated Democrat Barbara Buono to win a second term as New Jersey's governor. On AC360 Later Buono says, "What you are seeing now is the fear of retribution that permeates New Jersey politics."
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January 21st, 2014
12:34 AM ET

Christie scandals: Was there an abuse of power?

Senior Legal Analyst Jeffrey Toobin discusses how an investigation can move forward to get to the bottom of the allegations against Gov. Chris Christie.
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January 21st, 2014
12:17 AM ET

AC360 Exclusive: Hoboken mayor reveals new evidence of her allegations against the Christie administration

Hoboken Mayor Dawn Zimmer just finished speaking to federal investigators about her allegations that New Jersey’s lieutenant governor withheld Sandy relief money as political payback. Only on AC360, Mayor Zimmer reveals the letters she says back up her case. She also answers Anderson's questions about why she did not go public with her accusations before news of the bridge scandal broke.

Click here to view Mayor Zimmer's letter from April

Click here to view Mayor Zimmer's letter from May

Watch part two of Anderson's interview with Hoboken Mayor Dawn Zimmer:

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January 21st, 2014
12:14 AM ET

True Politics: Is Gov. Christie directly linked to the Hoboken scandal?

Tomorrow is Chris Christie's inauguration. He begins his second term with his administration facing two major scandals. The big question is whether New Jersey’s governor is tied directly to either of them. Dana Bash takes a closer look at the allegations by Hoboken's mayor that Christie's lieutenant governor threatened to withhold Sandy relief funding to Hoboken if she refused to back a redevelopment project in her town.

 

Anderson discussed the allegations and Mayor Zimmer's evidence with Dana Bash and Chief Political Analyst Gloria Borger.

January 20th, 2014
08:16 PM ET

View Hoboken Mayor Dawn Zimmer's letters

Hoboken Mayor Dawn Zimmer on SOTU

You can view the letters Hoboken Mayor Dawn Zimmer says backs up her allegations against the Christie Administration

Click here for document 1

Click here for document 2

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January 17th, 2014
12:06 AM ET

True Politics: Christie bridge scandal investigation subpoenas

Twenty new subpoenas were issued today in the investigation into the George Washington Bridge scandal. New Jersey lawmakers are trying to find out if top advisers to Gov. Chris Christie orchestrated or covered up the four-day traffic jam for political purposes. Dana Bash has the latest.

Anderson discussed this with Senior Political Analyst David Gergen and Senior Legal Analyst Jeffrey Toobin.

 

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