Democracy for New Hampshire Announces Final Slate of 2006 Candidate Endorsements

Democracy for New Hampshire (DFNH), a nonpartisan statewide grassroots organization, has announced its final round of candidate endorsements for the 2006 election season. DFNH has now endorsed 50 New Hampshire candidates, running for state offices from register of deeds and registrar of probate to state representative, state senator and governor.

At Monday's endorsement event, featuring keynote speaker radio personality Arnie Arneson, DFNH announced the following 15 candidate endorsements:

Robert Barry, New Hampton, candidate for NH House, Belknap District 1
Catriona Beck, Bennington, candidate for NH House, Hillsborough District 2
Tim Butterworth, Chesterfield, candidate for NH House, Cheshire District 4
Jackie Cilley, Barrington,candidate for NH Senate, District 6
Jennifer Daler, Temple, candidate for NH House, Hillsborough District 4
Michael DesRoches, Manchester, candidate for NH House, Hillsborough District 10
Eileen Ehlers,      Hooksett, candidate for NH House, Merrimack District 9
Linda Foster, Mont Vernon, candidate for NH House, Hillsborough District 4
Dave French, Langdon, candidate for NH Senate, District 8
Alexander Gallichon, Nashua, candidate for NH House, Hillsborough District 26
Peter Glenshaw, Lyme, candidate for Grafton County Commissioner
CeCe Hackett, Manchester, candidate for NH House, Hillsborough District 9
Charlie Mooskian, Pelham, candidate for Hillsborough County Register of Deeds
Mary Till, Goffstown, candidate for NH House, Hillsborough District 7
Joel Winters, Manchester, candidate for NH House, Hillsborough District 17

Prior to this, DFNH had endorsed 35 State candidates, all of whom are listed on the organization's website. Past endorsement events have featured keynote speakers Senator John Edwards, Governor John Lynch, and Senator Mike Gravel.

Democracy for New Hampshire is a nonpartisan big-tent organization that promotes grassroots community involvement in the democratic process in New Hampshire. DFNH works to protect the foundations of our democracy and the integrity of our political process and supports fiscally responsible, socially progressive candidates who speak honestly about policy choices.