BREAKING NEWS: Romney, Ryan Arrive in Las Vegas
HENDERSON, Nev. (AP) -- Fresh off the presidential debate in Florida, Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney and vice presidential running mate Paul Ryan are in Las Vegas for a campaign stop at the Henderson Pavilion.
Romney and Ryan are due to make their first joint appearance in Nevada a little after noon Tuesday at a rally at the amphitheater venue off Green Valley Parkway south of the 215 Beltway.The visit comes amid strong early voting in Nevada.
The campaign battleground state has six electoral votes at stake and Romney and President Barack Obama are close in the polls.
Election officials say more than 80,000 people statewide cast ballots in person in the first two days after early voting began Saturday.
Obama is due to make a campaign stop in Las Vegas late Wednesday.