Paging Gov. Chris Christie…

I think I’ve found his next agenda item:

MYFOXNY.COM – Auditors say the New Jersey Turnpike Authority wasted $43 million on unneeded perks and bonuses.  In one case, an employee with a base salary of $73,469 earned $321,985 when all payouts and bonuses were included.

The audit says that toll dollars were spent on items ranging from an employee bowling league to employee bonuses for working on birthdays.

All this took place while tolls were being increased…The Comptroller’s Office audit released Tuesday says taxpayers also paid $430,000 for free E-ZPass transponders and nearly $90,000 in scholarships for workers’ kids.

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