David Wildstein (R) and his attorney Alan Zegas (L) testify at a hearing held by the Assembly Transportation Committee, Jan. 9, 2014.
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Wildstein: Christie knew about lane closures

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By msnbc staff

The former Port Authority official embroiled in the “Bridgegate” controversy surrounding New Jersey Governor Chris Christie claimed in a letter Friday that “evidence exists” that Christie knew about the George Washington Bridge lane closures “during the period when the lanes were closed.”

Below is the letter from Wildstein’s attorney:

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Wildstein: Christie knew about lane closures

Updated