New Jersey Governor Chris Christie will recover from the George Washington Bridge scandal if he tells the truth, Charles Krauthammer said on Fox Thursday. More lasting damage will come to Hillary Clinton. Bob Gates claimed in "Duty: Memoirs of a Secretary at War" that she "told the president that her opposition to the 2007 surge in Iraq had been political because she was facing him in the Iowa primary. The president conceded vaguely that opposition to the Iraq surge had been political."