Congressional Leaders on the Campaign Trail and Beyond - PICTURES

Oct. 25, 2012, 9:58 a.m.

While some of their col­leagues have to stay fo­cused on their own tight races, con­gres­sion­al lead­ers have a little more lee­way to hit the cam­paign trail for oth­er can­did­ates.

Here’s a look at what lead­ers from both cham­bers have been up to dur­ing the cam­paign re­cess.

COR­REC­TION: Earli­er ver­sr­sions of a photo cap­tion gave the wrong lead­er­ship title for Sen. Mitch Mc­Con­nell, R-Ky. He is Sen­ate minor­ity lead­er.