Published: Oct 13, 2010 5:28 PM EDT
Updated: Oct 13, 2010 2:28 PM EDT

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal heads to Florida to campaign for Republican U.S. Senate candidate Marco Rubio.

Jindal's office says the governor is heading to Tampa on Wednesday to attend a Rubio campaign rally and is returning to Baton Rouge on the same day. Rubio is running against independent Gov. Charlie Crist and Democrat Kendrick Meek.

A day later, Jindal's scheduled to travel to New Hampshire to stump for a Republican gubernatorial candidate there.

In recent weeks, the governor's campaigned for GOP candidates and attended Republican fundraisers in several states, including Missouri, California, Minnesota and Georgia.