Majority of Area State Reps Support Morse for Executive Council

For Immediate Release

August 14, 2006

Contact: Jay Flanders

Phone: 1-866-667-7306

State Senator Chuck Morse, Republican Executive Council candidate in the third district, today announced the endorsement of twenty-four (24) New Hampshire State Representatives supporting his campaign.

“I am proud to have the support and trust of so many dedicated citizen legislators,” said Morse. "This race will be won at the grass-roots level, town by town and voter by voter. Our organization is the most comprehensive of any candidate in the district."

"I am proud to support Chuck Morse for Executive Council,” said Doug Scamman (R-Stratham), Speaker of the New Hampshire House. “Having worked with Chuck to pass the state budget, I saw first hand his ability to protect the taxpayers' bottom line while ensuring that essential services were addressed. He has proven that he will be an effective Executive Councilor for the people of the district."

State Representatives from across the third Executive Council district committed to supporting Chuck Morse are:

Rep. Doug Scamman, Stratham, Speaker of the House

Rep. Mike O’Neil, Hampton, House Majority Leader

Rep. Ronald J. Belanger, Salem;  Rep. D. J. Bettencourt, Salem;

Rep. Donald R. Buxton, Epping;  Rep. Kevin L. Camm, Hampstead;

Rep. Gene P. Charron, Chester;  Rep. Janeen Dalrymple, Salem;

Rep. John W. Flanders, Kingston;  Rep. Jim Garrity, Atkinson;

Rep. Mary E. Griffin, Windham;  Rep. Russell F. Ingram, Salem;

Rep. Norman L. Major, Plaistow;  Rep. Charles E. McMahon, Windham;

Rep. Benjamin Moore, Seabrook;  Rep. Richard Morris, Seabrook;

Rep. Ron Nowe, Epping;  Rep. Anne K. Priestley, Salem;

Rep. Marshall Lee Quandt, Exeter;  Rep. Matthew Quandt, Exeter;

Rep. Kevin Waterhouse, Windham;  Rep. Al Weare, Seabrook;

Rep. Roger Wells, Hampstead;  Rep. George D. Winchell, Atkinson