Buckey for Senate Press Advisory
January 14, 2008
Contact: Karen Liot Hill, Campaign Manager
Office (603) 448-2230 – Cell (603) 252-2542
Buckey to hold press conference on Nat’l Security and Energy
What: Dr. Jay Buckey, former Astronaut and Major in the Air Force Reserve, will hold a press conference this Wednesday, January 16. Dr. Buckey will off a major policy proposal addressing national security and energy. The intent of the proposal is to allow the U.S., to go on the offense against terrorism, end our dangerous dependency on unstable regimes, fight climate change, and grow our alternative energy industry rapidly.
When: Wednesday, Jan 16. 12:15-12:45 PM.
Where: The Hawthorne room at The Radisson Hotel at 700 Elm St in Manchester, NH.
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.