Mastro ‘Exoneration’ Lays Out Christie Presidential Comeback Strategy
Credit: Gage Skidmore
March 28, 2014

Via NJSpotlight:

Bridgegate be damned.

Armed with a report from his $650-an-hour taxpayer-funded lawyer clearing him of all wrongdoing, Gov. Chris Christie unapologetically pushed back into the presidential race yesterday with a televised interview with ABC’s Diane Sawyer in which he disclaimed responsibility for the “inexplicably stupid things” his appointees did when they blocked traffic heading into the George Washington Bridge.

With the release of lawyer Randy Mastro’s internal inquiry giving him an occasion to break 11 weeks of virtual media silence, Christie said Bridgegate hasn’t ended his 2016 pres...

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