Farmington - Leo Lessard to Moderate Candidate Forum

From: Farmington Democratic Committee

Date: January 30, 2012

Leo Lessard, Strafford County Register Of Deeds, former State Senator, and Moderator of theTown of Milton has agreed to act as Moderator for the Congressional Candidates’ Forum to be held Wednesday, February 15, 2012 at 7:00 p.m. in the Farmington Town Hall.

Mr. Lessard will moderate for Carol Shea Porter, Joanne Dowdell , and Andrew Hosmer, the three candidates seeking the Democratic Party’ s nomination for the First Congressional District seat.

The Farmington Democrats are delighted that Mr. Lessard will moderate the Forum. He has served the public in different capacities for many years and at one time was the highest-ranking elected Democratic office-holder in the state. He is well-known for his commitment to the principles of the Democratic Party and for his fairness, and impartiality.

Having Mr. Lessard as moderator will ensure that the Forum will provide the greatest possible opportunity for members of the public to learn about the candidates who are seeking office to serve in Congress for people of the First District of New Hampshire.