Sources tell the New York Post's Josh Margolin that President Obama's re-election campaign is doing opposition research on Christie just in case he decides to get in the race after all.
A spokesman for the Obama campaign did not respond to a request for comment.
Sources tell the Post that the Obama campaign has tried to keep its efforts on the down low, but in truth, most campaigns do some level of digging on all potential candidates, even longshots, just to be prepared.
(Photo of Christie and Obama: Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP)
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