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Breaking Down Minute-By-Minute Cable News' Coverage Of The Chris Christie Bridge Scandal

Surprise? Fox News covered the scandal more than Al Jazeera America.

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The four major cable news networks have had dramatically different approaches to the release of emails that show members of New Jersey governor Chris Christie's staff had deliberately closed lanes on America's busiest bridge as political retribution for a local mayor who did not support Christie's re-election.

Below are the total minutes of coverage dedicated to the story from the time that it broke early Wednesday morning up until the scheduled start of Christie's press conference at 11 a.m. on Tuesday morning.

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