The $2 million contribution from Cohen and wife, Alexandra, to a pro-Christie super PAC accounted for nearly 40% of the $5.1 million America Leads raised during the last half of 2015.
The new contributions, made in December, brought to $4 million the amount the couple has donated to America Leads.
Several other prominent political and business figures wrote checks to the pro-Christie super PAC, year-end reports show, They include Hewlett Packard CEO Meg Whitman, $100,000; former U.S. Senate candidate and professional wrestling magnate Linda McMahon, $250,000; and billionaire investment banker Herb Allen, $50,000.
Cohen has spent much more on art than politicians. In 2012, he purechased Picasso's Le Reve from Steve Wynn for $150 million.
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