Seacoast Media Group Forum Wednesday, Senator John Edwards to Discuss His Detailed Plan to End The War in Iraq

Edwards Will Also Participate in NEA’s ‘From the School House to the White House’ and Visit Portsmouth Naval Shipyard

(Manchester, NH) – On Wednesday, October 3rd at the Seacoast Media Group Forum, Senator John Edwards will discuss his detailed plan to end the war in Iraq and, on the heels of the recent scandal involving Blackwater contractors and the deaths of Iraqi civilians in Baghdad, unveil a bold new direction for security contractors in Iraq. Earlier in the day, Senator Edwards will participate in the NEA’s ‘From the School House to the White House' event and visit workers at thePortsmouth Naval Shipyard.

NEA ‘From the School House to the White House’ Event

Senator Edwards will be the first candidate for President from either party to participate in this event in conjunction with the National Education Association. The event will take place at Winnacunnet High School in Hampton, NH. Edwards will interact with students and teachers in two separate classes and will hold a media availability in between classes.

11:00am

Edwards addresses classroom and takes questions

Winnacunnet High School

1 Alumni Dr., Hampton, NH.

11:30am – Press Availability

Winnacunnet High School

1 Alumni Dr., Hampton, NH.

11:40am

Edwards addresses second classroom and takes questions

Winnacunnet High School

1 Alumni Dr., Hampton, NH.

12:00pm

Edwards meets with teachers at Winnacunnet High School to discuss education issues and his bold K-12 education plan.

Winnacunnet High School

1 Alumni Dr., Hampton, NH.

NOTE - This discussion is closed press.

1:30pm

Edwards meets and speaks with workers.

Portsmouth Naval Shipyard

Seavey Island, Kittery, ME.

NOTE – This event is closed press due to federal regulations.

2:20pm – Press Availability – This will occur outside the shipyard gates due to federal regulations. Outlets wishing to attend this availability must RSVP to Kate Bedingfield at 603-218-9838 or at kbedingfield@johnedwards.com

3:00pm

Forum on Iraq

Seacoast Media Group, 111 New Hampshire Ave., Portsmouth

NOTE - This event is open press. Outlets wishing to attend please RSVP to Kate Bedingfield at 603-218-9838, or, kbedingfield@johnedwards.com