DOVER – Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Joe Biden of Delaware will hold a “town hall meeting” with voters at the Dover Public Library, 73 Locust St. in Dover on Monday, Feb. 5 at 6:30 p.m.

     Sen. Biden will discuss important issues facing the nation and answer questions from the public. The event is hosted by the Strafford County Democratic Committee to give Seacoast residents the opportunity to meet and question candidates who will be on the ballot in the first-in-the-nation New Hampshire presidential primary.

     Sen. Biden has represented Delaware in the U.S. Senate since 1973. He is the chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee and is a ranking member of the Senate Judiciary Committee, chairing the subcommittee on crime and drugs. As chairman of the Foreign Relations Committee, Sen. Biden is playing a leading role in shaping Congressional policy on Iraq. He is also recognized as one of the nation’s most powerful and influential voices on terrorism, drug policy and crime prevention.

Sen. Biden’s visit to Dover is free and open to all. Space is limited and tickets are necessary to assure admission. To reserve a free ticket or for additional information, contact Strafford County Democratic Committee chair Joan Ashwell at (603) 868-3775 or