Biden’s assignment for the day was to rally voters across Ohio. “These guys are trying to play a con game here at the end,” he said of Romney and Ryan, whom he accused of posing as more moderate than they are.
Ryan started out in his home state of Wisconsin. He donned a Green Bay Packers jacket and a yellow and green striped tie for a pregame tailgating party he attended briefly across the street from fabled Lambeau Field.
Then, football or no football, it was off to Ohio, Minnesota and Colorado.
Espo reported from Washington. Associated Press writers Steve Peoples and Kasie Hunt in Pennsylvania; Matthew Daly in Ohio; Phil Elliott in Wisconsin; and Beth Fouhy and Josh Lederman in Washington contributed to this report.