Obama and Ryan Both in Colorado Today
The President and VP Candidate Paul Ryan will both be back in Colorado today. President Obama will hold a rally at the University of Colorado in Boulder tonight. Ryan will appear at rally at the Island Grove Park Event Center where doors open at 11:15 this morning.
Both politicians were supposed to hold events in Colorado Tuesday but scrapped them due to Hurricane Sandy. Ryan is slated to appear with country music star Lee Greenwood while Obama's rally features the Seattle band the Head and the Heart. Mitt Romney and Vice President Joe Biden will be in the state Saturday.
Colorado Secretary of State Scott Gessler's office says: more than 1 million Coloradans have already cast their votes by mail or at early-voting polling places. Yesterday they said that turnout results show about 1.15 million have voted in our state, less than one week before Election Day. Of those voters, about 440-thousand are registered Republicans and around 400-thousand are Democrats.