Nineteen percent of GOP voters would select Christie in a potential primary, according to a poll released Monday by Christopher Newport University.
Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee and Rep. Paul RyanPaul RyanPelosi: 'Of course' Dems can be against abortion Five fights for Trump’s first year Sunday shows preview: Trump stares down 100-day mark MORE (Wis.) tie with 13 percent. They are the only other candidates who reach double digits.
Thirteen percent of Republicans surveyed said they are undecided.
Nine percent would choose Sen. Ted Cruz (Texas); Sen. Rand PaulRand PaulWe can put America first by preventing public health disasters Conservative activists want action from Trump McConnell: 'Big challenge' to pass ObamaCare repeal in Senate MORE (Ky.) scores 7 percent; Sen. Marco RubioMarco RubioTop Trump officials push border wall as government shutdown looms Rubio defends Trump: 'This whole flip-flop thing is a political thing' Rubio: Shutdown would have 'catastrophic impact' on global affairs MORE hits 4 percent; and Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker trails with 3 percent.
On the Democratic side, Hillary ClintonHillary Rodham ClintonPoll: 85 percent of Clinton supporters would vote for her again OMB director: Government shutdown not a 'desired end' Poll: Almost half say Trump off to poor start MORE continues to dominate early polling.
Fifty-one percent of people have a favorable view of the former secretary of State, while 42 percent have an unfavorable view.
Sixty-six percent of Democrats would vote for her in the primary, while 19 percent would select Vice President Joe BidenJoe BidenWarren builds her brand with 2020 down the road AACR’s march on Washington Obama to attend Pittsburgh Steelers owner's funeral MORE.
Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.), who was included in the survey, hits 7 percent.
Clinton continues to dominate the Republican field in potential general election matchups.
Christie, who has been battling a scandal regarding the closing of lanes on the George Washington Bridge, holds Clinton to the closest margin.
Forty-six percent of voters have a favorable view of Christie, while 30 percent see him in an unfavorable light.
In a potential general election, 43 percent would choose Clinton while 41 percent would pick Christie, with 16 percent undecided.
Ryan and Huckabee both trail Clinton in a head-to-head matchup by 15 percent.
The live-call survey polled 901 registered voters in Virginia from Feb 23-28 and has a 3.3-percent margin of error.