Chris Christie's bridge scandal explained

POSTED: 10:04 AM CST Jan 10, 2014    UPDATED: 03:21 PM CDT Mar 27, 2014 
Chris Christie apologizes

What started with days of traffic jams in an obscure New Jersey town has now become a major scandal for New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie -- one of the most prominent U.S. politicians. Here's what you need to know.