Sen Candidate Buckey to speak at Manchester City Democrats’ Annual Holiday Party

Manchester, NH – Dr. Jay Buckey, former Astronaut and candidate for the U.S. Senate from New Hampshire in 2008, will be delivering remarks at the Manchester City Democrats’ annual Holiday Party tonight. In a largely reinvented speech, Dr. Buckey will discuss his candidacy as well as his vision for a Democratic party that shows real leadership on issues such as energy, national security, and health care.

What: Jay Buckey at the Manchester City Democrats’ Annual Holiday Party

Where: Puritan Backroom Restaurant, 245 Hooksett Rd, Manchester NH

When: Thursday December 13, 6-8 PM

Contact: Manchester City Democrats: 603-669-1050

Biographical Information

Jay Buckey, M.D. is a Democratic candidate for U.S. Senate from New Hampshire. He flew as a payload specialist astronaut on the Space Shuttle Columbia in 1998, and he also served in the U.S. Air Force Reserve for eight years. He is currently a professor of medicine at Dartmouth Medical School and an adjunct professor of engineering at the Thayer School. He and his family live in Hanover, NH.