The Bridgegate Verdict’s Preview of the Trump Administration

Aides hired by Chris Christie, who is in charge of hiring aides in a Trump White House, guilty of federal crimes

Interesting take from David Graham in the Atlantic: Information about how the transition teams are in charge of “filling roughly 4,000 politically appointed positions in the executive branch” here. Note that Trump himself doesn’t buy this, stating that Christie “totally knew about it.” More: The Bridgegate Verdict’s Preview of …