The failure of former Port Authority of New York and New
Jersey official David Wildstein to answer questions at yesterday's Assembly
Transportation committee hearing left lawmakers frustrated and questioning
Wildstein's reluctance to talk.
Rather than shedding light on the details surrounding the
diversion of lanes at the George Washington Bridge last September as committee
Chairman John Wisniewski had hoped, Wildstein asserted his rights under the
U.S. Constitution's 5th Amendment, which guards against self incrimination.
With a federal investigation looming, it's likely Wildstein
felt he h...
WNYC’s Matt Katz got a glimpse of tax documents that show the governor's brother earning only $13,000 on several properties a company he has an ownership stake in bought and sold in Harrison. Read more...
The court ruling shows how disingenuous and dishonest the DOJ has been in handling the entire case -- even to the point of promising not to argue "state secrets" to kill the case -- which they did a few weeks later. Read more...