Author Topic: CNN exclusive: Feds investigating Christie's use of Sandy relief funds  (Read 173 times)

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http://www.cnn.com/2014/01/13/politics/christie-feds-investigating-sandy-ads/index.html

by Chris Frates
January 12, 2014

Just days after dismissing two top advisers for their roles in the George Washington Bridge scandal, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is facing questions over the use of Superstorm Sandy relief funds.

CNN has learned that federal officials are investigating whether Christie improperly used those relief funds to produce tourism ads that starred him and his family.

STORY HIGHLIGHTS

    Christie and his family starred in ads for New Jersey tourism after Sandy
    New Jersey Democratic Rep. Pallone said he was concerned about bidding process
    Winning bid was $2 million more than others and included Christie family
    Christie fired two aides last week over the George Washington Bridge scandal

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