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Victims of GW Bridge lane closures demand Chris Christie resign

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has denied claims that he was involved in the lane closures on the George Washington Bridge in September that paralyzed traffic for days.
Posted By Aileen Graef   |   Feb. 12, 2014 at 11:24 AM   |   Comments

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FORT LEE, N.J., Feb. 12 (UPI) -- Victims of the massive traffic jam on the George Washington Bridge in September demand Gov. Chris Christie resign if it is found he was responsible.

The protesters gathered in a park overlooking the bridge holding a petition with 14,000 signatures demanding Christie step down if investigators find he bears any responsibility for the lane closures.

Corey Teague, whose Washington-based left-leaning political action committee arranged the protest, said, "The role of government is to help the people but last September the Christie administration used government to attack people."


[Wochit]

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