Gov. Chris Christie confirmed tonight that his office has
been subpoenaed by the U.S Attorney in the ongoing investigation into
politically motivated lane closures at the George Washington Bridge.
Christie revealed the subpoena during the "Ask the
Governor" program on New Jersey 101.5 radio.
"We will comply and
cooperate with the U.S. Attorney's inquiry into this," he told host Eric
Scott. "We had already indicated that we were going to comply voluntarily
and they sent a subpoena and that's fine."
The subpoena to Christie's office follows one issued by the U.S.
Attorney last week to his ree...
State Assemblyman John Wisniewksi (D-Middlesex), the panel's co-chair, said collecting the documents could be a drawn-out process, partly because many of those subpoenaed have requested extensions. Read more...
In the filing, submitted today in state Superior Court in Mercer County, the attorneys argue Judge Mary Jacobson must reject Stepien's "blanket refusals" to comply with the committee's subpoena. Read more...