Jindal travels to Nevada and Colorado

BATON ROUGE (AP) — Gov. Bobby Jindal is again on the campaign trail for Republicans, this time in Las Vegas and Colorado.

Jindal's office announced Wednesday that the governor headed to Las Vegas for events supporting Nevada Sen. Dean Heller, who

is locked in a tight Senate race with Democratic challenger Rep. Shelley Berkley.

On Thursday, the Louisiana governor will attend a Denver event supporting Colorado Rep. Mike Coffman. Jindal also is slated

to speak at the Conservative Political Action Conference on Thursday afternoon, while lawmakers back home discuss ongoing

cuts to the LSU-run hospital system.

Jindal's office said the governor will return to Baton Rouge on Thursday.