Washington DC Strong news – Washington, DC: C-Span audio of The US Supreme Court 1.14.2020.

THE SUPREME COURT HEARD ORAL ARGUMENT IN A CASE CONCERNING THE FEDERAL CONVICTIONS OF TWO PEOPLE INVOLVED IN THE 2013 NEW JERSEY BRIDGEGATE SCANDAL. ONE OF THEM, BRIDGET KELLY, I A FORMER DEPUTY CHIEF OF STAFF TO THE THEN GOVERNOR CHRIS CHRISTIE. WHO WORKED IN THE PORT HOUSE WAS CONVICTED ON SIMILAR CHARGES. ORIGINALLY OFFICIALS CLAIMED THE REASON FOR THE LANE CLOSURE WAS A TRAFFIC STUDY BUT REALLY IT WAS REVEALED THE REAL REASON WAS PAYBACK AGAINST A LOCAL NEW JERSEY MAYOR WHO REFUSED TO ENDORSE GOVERNOR CHRISTIE’S PRESIDENTIAL BID. THEY USED A WIRE FRAUD STATUTE TO PROSECUTE KELLY FOR THE POLITICAL REVENGE PLOT.

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NJ Governor walks past traffic cones at the State Street Wing entrance to the New Jersey Statehouse in Trenton.