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.

Chris Christie bridge scandal
1 / 17
CNN

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.

Advertisement

Most Viewed on WFMZ.com

Advertisement
 

Slideshow Of The Day

  • Dwayne Johnson, San Andreas premiere

    Frazer Harrison/Getty Images

    World's highest paid actors

    Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson tops Forbes' newly released highest paid actors list, but what other Hollywood leading men made the list?

On this Day

  • World War II liberation of Paris

    National Archives and Records Administration

    On this day: August 25

    Galileo demonstrates his telescope, the National Park Service is formed, Amelia Earhart flies cross-country nonstop, and the Allies liberate Paris, all on this day.