Raymond Buckley, chairman of the New Hampshire Democratic Party, released the following statement today on Joanne Dowdell suspending her congressional campaign:
"Joanne is an extraordinary leader, talented businesswoman and great progressive Democrat. She has a bright future in New Hampshire politics and I look forward to working with and supporting her in the years ahead. The issues and ideas that she championed in her campaign across the 1st Congressional District are important to the people of New Hampshire and I know she will continue that conversation with no less passion moving forward."
Dowdell is a member of the Democratic National Committee and an officer of the New Hampshire Democratic Party.