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Bergen County, NJDaily Journal

Bridget Kelly emerges from GOP primary with most votes for clerk in NJ

In her primary victory last week, Bridget Kelly did more than just earn the Republican nomination for Bergen County clerk this November. Kelly received the second-most votes of any Republican in the county and 40% more than the party's nominee for governor. And in a handful of county clerk races statewide, unofficial results show Kelly got the most votes of any Republican running.
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Bergen County,

InsiderNJ’s Interview with Bergen County Clerk Candidate Bridget Kelly

Bridget Anne Kelly, whose name became synonymous with the George Washington Bridge Scandal, is getting back into the political arena. In 2016, Kelly, Chris Christie’s former Deputy Chief of Staff and Christie’s political appointee, Bill Baroni, were both convicted of fraud and conspiracy. In 2020, in a stunning move, the U.S. Supreme Court overturned both of their convictions.
Bergen County,

Bridget Kelly formally announced her candidacy for Bergen County clerk

Bergen County clerk, Bridget Kelly, Governor Chris Christie, Hackensack NJ. Hackensack NJ, Bridget Kelly formally announced her candidacy for Bergen County clerk. If the name sounds familiar Kelly, a Republican, was once a deputy chief of staff for Governor Chris Christie, and was convicted in 2016 along with Bill Baroni, deputy executive director of the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, of fraud and civil rights violations for their roles in re-directing access lanes to the George Washington Bridge in Fort Lee in 2013 “creating a massive four-day traffic jam” as retribution against the town’s Democratic mayor for refusing to endorse Christie’s re-election. Known as “Bridgegate” , it preceded the fall from grace of then governor Chris Christie .
Fort Lee, NJElle

Bridget Kelly, Author of Infamous ‘Time for Some Traffic Problems’ Email, Is Running for Office

“Time for some traffic problems in Fort Lee.” Those eight words in an email set in motion the scandal known as Bridgegate, which shutdown two of the three access lanes from Fort Lee, New Jersey, to the George Washington Bridge—the world’s busiest vehicular bridge—for four days in September 2013, causing massive traffic jams. They were written by Bridget Kelly, then a deputy chief of staff to then New Jersey Governor Chris Christie, and they have haunted her ever since.
Bergen County, NJNew Jersey Globe

Bridget Kelly returns to public life with run for Bergen clerk

Bridget Kelly, the former Christie aide who sent the infamous “time for some traffic problems in Fort Lee” email that energized the Bridgegate hearings, is making a return to public life with a run for Bergen County clerk. Kelly, 48, enters into the race with a slew of disadvantages. Though...
Presidential ElectionPOLITICO

Bridget Kelly finds open GOP lane for county clerk job

It’s actually happening. Bridget Anne Kelly, the former Chris Christie aide who wrote the “Time for some traffic problems in Fort Lee” email that kicked off the Bridgegate scandal, is running for county clerk. In Bergen County. Where Fort Lee is located. There is evidence that Kelly was used as...