POLITICO has a hunter has become the hunted story, comparing and contrasting the political careers of two former headline-happy lawmen on either side of the Hudson: New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo.
The U.S. Attorney’s Office of New Jersey for months has probed Christie’s administration in connection with Bridgegate, while this week, Preet Bharara, the U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York, “savaged Cuomo in public for his decision to shutter a state panel, known as the Moreland Commission, formed to investigate rampant corruption in Albany.
“Bharara suggested the decision may have arisen from an improper deal with the Empire State’s famously crooked legislature and left the door open to an investigation.”
Read POLITICO’s story here.