TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Gov. Chris Christie’s office has agreed to pay $650 per hour to the lawyer representing the governor’s office in a traffic jam scandal. And the lawyer says that’s a discount.
Christie’s office released terms of the agreement Thursday night.READ MORE: Sources: Missing Bucks County Woman Casey Johnston's Car Found In Northeast Philadelphia
Randy Mastro says the fee is 40 percent less than he usually charges clients and 20 percent less than other attorneys in the New York office charge.READ MORE: 1 Day, 8 Tornadoes: A Look At This Week's Severe Weather Across The Tri-State Area
Former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani’s onetime chief of staff was hired to assist Christie’s office in complying with subpoenas from a legislative panel and to help conduct an internal review of what happened.
Christie’s former deputy chief of staff and other aides were allegedly behind a scheme to punish the Democratic mayor of Fort Lee by blocking George Washington bridge lanes.MORE NEWS: Philadelphia Restaurants Martha, Irwin's Upstairs To Require Proof Of COVID-19 Vaccination For Indoor Dining
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