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NJ State Senator Calls For Federal Investigation Into Bridge Scandal

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"This crosses a line that is rarely crossed: People's lives were in danger," Lesniak told CNN's "New Day" program. "Endangering people's lives -- that's not politics. That's why the U.S. attorneys have to get involved."

First responders were reportedly delayed in responding to at least four medical emergencies as a result of the lane closures, which Democrats have argued was a form of political revenge against Fort Lee's Democratic mayor.