Gov. Chris Christie appears to be using tax breaks to shore up political alliances in New Jersey.

Camden plans to launch job training as jobs roll in. (Spencer Platt, Getty Images)

A review of the billions of dollars in tax breaks given out under his watch finds a disproportionate amount going to Camden.

While not providing many benefits to the city itself, a Camden renaissance would benefit Christie on the campaign trail.

A Camden turnaround would show a positive counterpoint, especially since most of the state is still struggling.