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Christie's former deputy depicted as 'participant' in bridge scheme
Christie's former deputy depicted as 'participant' in bridge scheme

A former staffer for New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie said she did not believe that her former boss, Bridget Anne Kelly, came up with the scheme to create a giant traffic jam at the foot of the George Washington Bridge. Christina Genovese Renna, the first witness to testify Tuesday at a joint state legislative committee hearing looking into the bridge scandal that was linked to Christie's office, depicted Kelly as a former friend who became overwhelmed with the job and her personal life and became erratic. Renna said she thought Kelly, then the governor's deputy chief of staff, had trouble making decisions. "I think Bridget was not an architect but I think she was a...

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