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Jersey Democrat Seeks To Expand Port Authority Subpoena Power For Traffic Jam Scandal Investigation

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Codey admitted Christie is unlikely to sign the bill, but he said he may "try to get support to override the veto."

In addition to the Port Authority, which oversees the George Washington Bridge, the lane closures are also being investigated by the New Jersey General Assembly's Transportation Committee. Sen. Jay Rockefeller (D-WV) has also called for a federal review of the lane closures.