Feds Subpoena Christie Campaign Over Bridge Scandal
US Attorney homes in on Bridgegate
By Kevin Spak, Newser User
Posted Jan 23, 2014 2:09 PM CST
In this Jan. 16, 2014 file photo, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie speaks in Manahawkin, NJ.   (AP Photo/Mel Evans, File)

(Newser) – The Christie for Governor reelection campaign and the New Jersey Republican State Committee are both staring down the barrel of subpoenas from the US Attorney's office, demanding documents related to September's now-infamous George Washington Bridge lane closings, the New Jersey Star-Ledger reports. The subpoenas come on top of some from New Jersey legislators issued last week.

Both the campaign and the committee are represented by Patton Boggs, a firm the Star-Ledger calls a "powerhouse." Christie's campaign in particular has the services of Bob Luskin, who has defended the likes of Karl Rove and Lance Armstrong.

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HANKHILL
Jan 25, 2014 12:47 AM CST
guy is a nutjob he should fit right in at white house!
LibertyTree
Jan 24, 2014 10:51 AM CST
Very inspiring to see administrations go after political rivals >.>
lostmtnman
Jan 24, 2014 10:02 AM CST
Put a fork in him, he's done.