In 2005 Donald Trump was on the hook to the State of New Jersey for $30 million in back taxes that his bankrupt companies failed to pay. In 2011, his good friend Chris Christie became Governor. Within months, Christie’s administration forgave $25 million of the $30 million back taxes that Trump owed to the state.
Christie denies knowing anything about the sweetheart deal. Come on, already!
State Senator Loretta Weinberg is asking the Attorney General to investigate the question on the mind of many New Jersey taxpayers: “Is the Governor kidding?” Or, “Is he as incompetent as he suggests?” Or, “Is he lying?”