Category: Port Authority

VIDEO: Former Clinton Finance Team Member Tells Local N.J. Police To “Shut The F— Up!’

TENAFLY, N.J. — Caren Z. Turner left her job after an embarrassing roadside display, Save Jerseyans, and now we have the video.  The newly-former NY/NJ Port Authority Commissioner reportedly showed up during a March 2018 routine traffic stop involving her Read More

How far over budget has Bayonne Bridge project gone?

JERSEY CITY — It was the first project of its kind in the country — elevating a massive steel bridge without lengthy closures to auto traffic. … the Bayonne Bridge and gain access to the ports of New York and Read More

Key Christie ally slated to lead the Port Authority

Chris Christie’s influence in regional government will continue after he leaves office in January. Today, the New Jersey governor and Andrew Cuomo of New York announced their agreement to appoint former LD40 GOP state Senator Kevin O’Toole as Chairman of the Read More

BREAKING: Wildstein skates with 3 years of probation, restitution for Bridgagate

It’s official, Save Jerseyans…. For #Bridgegate, David Wildstein got… (1) 3 years of probation, (2) 500 hours community service, and (3) a $10,000 fine. Amazing. — Matt Rooney (@MattRooneyNJ) July 12, 2017 #Bridgegate 3 years probation for david WILDSTEIN plus Read More

Bigger paychecks for 10K transit workers? It’s up to Christie

TRENTON — Some workers at Port Authority transit hubs like Newark International Airport who earn $10.20 an hour would get a pay hike if the state’s Democratic-controlled Legislature has its way. Senate and Assembly lawmakers sent a bill to Gov. Read More

David Samson avoids jail in United Airlines bribery scandal

NEWARK–Facing two years in prison for the shakedown of United Airlines in a scheme to get a more convenient direct flight to his South Carolina getaway home, former Port Authority chairman David Samson found a soft landing Monday. Following a Read More

For Second Time, Bergen Prosecutor Declines to Pursue Christie in Court

Twice, a Bergen County Judge attempted to breathe life into a citizen’s criminal complaint lodged against Chris Christie. Now, twice, the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office is declining to pursue the charges, effectively killing the criminal proceedings in their tracks. Brian Murray, Read More

Christie Files Nominations, Taps O’Toole for Port Authority

State Senator Kevin O’Toole (R-40) already wasn’t seeking reelection, Save Jerseyans, setting off a fierce primary contest for his seat. Now he’s (likely) heading to the Port Authority after Chris Christie, his close political ally, nominated him to join the Read More

‘Christie On The Griddle!’ with Rooney, Spadea & The Chasing News Team

The long shadow of Bridgegate continues to dog New Jersey Governor Chris Christie despite his fervent efforts to move beyond the scandal and reassert himself on the national stage. On Thursday, Save Jersey Blogger-in-Chief Matt Rooney spoke with Bill Spadea and the Read More