(PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER) Gov. Christie is on the road, continuing an on-again, off-again fall tour to lend his national name and fundraising prowess to senatorial and gubernatorial candidates in several states.

And Democrats see an opening to pin Christie as a friend of the far right in a dogged pursuit of the 2016 Republican presidential nomination.

Today, the gov is in Iowa fundraising for senatorial candidate U.S. Rep. Steve King — described by Christie nemesis and Democratic New Jersey Sen. Frank Lautenberg as “a bigot through and through.”

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