THE CAUCUS NYTIMES

Christie Heads Back To Iowa Next Month

Gov. Christie will attend a conference next month hosted by Rep. Steve King of Iowa, whose outspoken and conservative views on immigration have made his a divisive figure. It will mark the second time in just a few months that Mr. Christie will have traveled to Iowa to attend an event with Mr. King.

A Cheaper Way to Travel With the President, but at a Cost

White House reporters who went on President Obama’s trip to China, Myanmar and Australia last month were in for a surprise when they saw the bill: For example, a trip that was estimated to cost The New York Times an eye-popping $60,000 wound up costing $92,111. We thought we’d see whether we could make the same trip flying commercially, and determine how much money could be saved.