Chris Christie's bridge scandal explained

Posted: 11:04 AM EST Jan 10, 2014   Updated: 5:11 PM EDT Mar 31, 2014

What started with days of traffic jams in an obscure New Jersey town has now become a major scandal for New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie -- one of the most prominent U.S. politicians. Here's what you need to know.

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What started with days of traffic jams in an obscure New Jersey town has now become a major scandal for New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie -- one of the most prominent U.S. politicians.

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