Vice President Joe Biden will be in Tampa during the Republican National Convention, a campaign official confirms.

"Next week,  and , Vice President Joe Biden will travel to the Tampa area and other cities for campaign events," an Obama campaign official tells THE WEEKLY STANDARD. "Additional details on the Vice President’s trip are forthcoming."

The Republican National Convention will run from August 27-30 in Tampa.

The Drudge Report first reported the news that Biden would be in Tampa at the same time as the Republican convention.