Tag: Port Authority

David Samson, close confidant of Christie, pleads guilty in airline shakedown

NEWARK–David Samson–the embattled former chairman of the powerful Port Authority of New York and New Jersey–pleaded guilty Thursday afternoon to using his considerable clout to coerce one of the nation’s largest airlines to accommodate his desire for a regularly scheduled, Read More

Report: Samson to plead guilty to federal charges related to “Chairman’s flight”

David Samson Former Port Authority of NY/NJ and former New Jersey Attorney General David Samson will plead guilty to a federal felony related to the United Airlines route from Newark Airport to Columbia Metropolitan Airport in South Carolina, which is Read More

Kean tired of ‘excuses’ as PANYNJ reform blocked again

By The Staff | The Save Jersey Blog “As the New York Times most-recently opined, ‘With Mr. Cuomo, Mr. Christie and the New York Legislature now agreed on a course of action, (S-355) it’s up to the New Jersey Legislature Read More

NY Daily News: Christie should fire Fox!

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog “Everyone who attended that dinner has gotten walking papers — except for Christie’s pal Fox,” reads today’s fired-up NY Daily News editorial. “The governor who aspires to the White House lacks the ethical compass Read More

Bridgegate Update: “Chairman’s Flight” takes down United CEO

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Here’s the full report from The Washington Post, Save Jerseyans. It’s one of my favorite New Jersey stories of alleged corruption because of the sheer ballsiness of it. The “chairman’s flight” originated Read More

Pennacchio wades into Port Authority discussion to push DRPA reform

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog You may’ve noticed that we haven’t said much around here about this week’s New York/New Jersey Port Authority “reform” developments. The reason is simple, Save Jerseyans: as a Camden County resident, I’m tired Read More

Wildstein makes new accusations against Christie

By Art Gallagher | MoreMonmouthMusings.com David Wildstein, the former Port Authority official who has pleaded guilty in the Bridgegate scandal, accused Governor Chris Christie of revealing secret Grand Jury testimony during a 2010 meeting about Port Authority Police leadership, a Read More

Guadagno, Christie Administration quietly cleared of Zimmer’s Hoboken slanders

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Governor Christie isn’t the only one breathing a little easier tonight, Save Jerseyans. Remember when I said Hoboken Mayor Dawn Zimmer‘s allegations against Lieutenant Governor Kim Guadagno and the Christie Administration didn’t Read More