HILLSBOROUGH GOP Names Carol Holden 2010 Lincoln-Reagan Award Winner


Bedford, New Hampshire – March 3, 2010 – The Hillsborough County Republican Committee announced today the winner of the 2010 Lincoln~Reagan Award is Hillsborough County Commissioner Carol H. Holden of Amherst.  This special honor will be presented to Commissioner Holden during the 2010 Lincoln~Reagan Gala Reception on Friday, March 19th, 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm at The Event Center at CR Sparks in Bedford.  The award signifies Holden’s outstanding record of achievement and dedication to public service on behalf of the people of Hillsborough County.

“It is our pleasure and a true honor to name Carol as the 2010 Lincoln~Reagan Award winner.  Her steadfast commitment and long record of exemplary work on behalf of the people of Hillsborough County is impressive and serves as an inspiration to all of us,” said Hillsborough County GOP Chairman Stephen Stepanek. 

 The event will feature Keynote Speaker Congressman Mike Pence (R-Indiana), who holds the third ranking leadership position for Republicans in the US House as the Chairman of the House Republican Conference.  Also joining the crowd as a guest speaker will be Governor John H. Sununu, Chairman of the NHGOP.  The full slate of Republican candidates for US Senate, US Congress and New Hampshire Governor will be among attendees. 

A private dinner is also planned for the same evening following the reception and beginning at 7:00 p.m.  According to organizers, tickets for the $125 per person dinner are nearly sold out.     

Tickets for the Reception are $30 per person and are available by mail or online at HillsboroughGOP.org.  Checks should be made payable to “HCRC” and mailed to:  HCRC, c/o  Stephen Stepanek, PO Box 1015, Milford, NH  03055. 

For more information about the event and ticket purchases, visit the Hillsborough GOP website at www.hillsboroughgop.org or call Hillsborough County GOP event Chairman Liz Christoffersen at (603) 689-5013.