Suggested reading: Bridgegate

Chris Christie’s email mess: How his team tried to “conceal” secret activities

THURSDAY, APR 2, 2015 12:45 PM EDT

For all the attention on Clinton’s emails, turns out there’s someone unexpected with a lot in common with her

ROBERT HENNELLY

On paper, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton could not be more polar opposites. Yet when it comes to their personal cyber-space etiquette, they have a lot in common. Both Christie and Clinton have used private communications like texts and emails to conduct government business and in the process looped their top aides into the dubious practice.

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UPDATE: Christie bridge scandal leaves NJ Republican fundraising committee in debt, report shows

By Brent Johnson | The Star-Ledger

on July 18, 2014 at 6:00 AM, updated July 19, 2014 at 1:47 AM

TRENTON — Mounting legal bills related to the George Washington Bridge scandal surrounding Gov. Chris Christie’s administration have saddled the fundraising arm of New Jersey’s Republican Party with thousands of dollars of debt, according to records released Thursday.

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Chris Christie’s campaign racked up $800,000 in debt from Bridgegate legal fees

Washington Post

By Hunter Schwarz January 23

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie’s (R) 2013 reelection campaign has accumulated more than $800,000 in debt from legal costs associated with Bridgegate, a new campaign finance report shows.

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