Chris Christie Picking Up Powerful Donors–And a Super-PAC

Jeb Bush may have the fundraising lead, and Scott Walker is competing for the same donors, but the New Jersey governor has pulled in some powerful support.

Chris Christie, governor of New Jersey, speaks during the Iowa Freedom Summit in Des Moines, Iowa, U.S., on Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015.

Photographer: Daniel Acker/Bloomberg

Chris Christie’s political action committee has attracted a core of powerful donors, and allies said Thursday that they have formed a super-PAC that could raise unlimited amounts to support a possible presidential run.

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