Published: Mar 22, 2012 5:59 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Mitt Romney is heading to Jay Leno's stage.
NBC says the Republican presidential candidate will be the lead guest on the "Tonight Show" on Tuesday - his first stop during the 2012 presidential season.
He's been a Leno guest three times in the past, but it will be his first appearance on the show since 2010.

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