Christie campaign given OK to fundraising for cost of legal fee surrounding scandals

State regulators have given Gov. Chris Christie's campaign permission to raise money to pay legal fees incurred in connection with the Bridge-Gate and Hoboken Sandy

State regulators have given Gov. Chris Christie's campaign permission to raise money to pay legal fees incurred in connection with the Bridge-Gate and Hoboken Sandy fund scandals.

State regulators have given Gov. Chris Christie's campaign permission to raise money to pay legal fees incurred in connection with the Bridge-Gate and Hoboken Sandy fund scandals. (2/11/14)

TRENTON - State regulators have given Gov. Chris Christie's campaign permission to raise money to pay legal fees incurred in connection with the Bridge-Gate and Hoboken Sandy fund scandals.

The cash will be used to comply with state and federal subpoenas. 

Christie's campaign qualifies for the allowance because it used public-matching funds during the election, which limited its fundraising. 

Any money raised for legal fees but not used would have to be handed over to the state government.

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