NJ Republicans Want Independent Port Authority Monitor

Law360, New York (February 20, 2014, 8:51 PM EST) -- Republican lawmakers in New Jersey’s General Assembly on Thursday called for an independent monitor to oversee such bi-state authorities as the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, in the hopes of preventing the abuses of power that gave rise to the “Bridgegate” controversy.

At a Thursday press conference, Assemblymen Michael Patrick Carroll, R-Morris; Amy Handlin, R-Monmouth; Gregory P. McGuckin, R-Ocean; and Holly Schepisi, R-Bergen, called for the establishment of an independent monitor to examine the function of bi-state agencies to improve operations and weed...
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