Bridgegate: Witness Backs Off “Christie Lied” Text

The Philadelphia Inquirer reports, “The former Christie administration official who texted a friend that Gov. Christie ‘flat out lied’ to the news media in saying his aides were not involved in the George Washington Bridge lane closures now says she didn’t know whether the governor was lying. ‘It was a poor choice of words. I had no knowledge of whether or not the governor was lying’ during a Dec. 13, 2013, news conference, Christina Renna testified in federal court” during the October 6 session of the Bridgegate criminal trial.