(Kathy Willens | The Associated Press)
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie leaves City Hall Thursday, Jan. 9, 2014, in Fort Lee, N.J. Christie traveled to Fort Lee to apologize in person to Mayor Mark Sokolich. Moving quickly to contain a widening political scandal, Christie fired one of his top aides Thursday and apologized repeatedly for the "abject stupidity" of his staff, insisting he had no idea anyone around him had engineered traffic jams to get even with a Democratic mayor.
Damage-control scramble followed New Jersey lane closings
By MARC SANTORA
| The New York Times
First Published Jan 10 2014 04:09 pm • Last Updated Jan 10 2014 07:33 pm
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