Jackie Cilley thanks the NE Police Benevolent Association for their endorsement

Jackie will joined by supporters from the law enforcement community

Date: Monday, July 9th, 2012

Time: 10:00am

Location: The Main St. Arch in front of the

New Hampshire State House, 107 North Main Street  Concord, NH 03301


Jackie will be joined by NH State and Legislative Director Stephen J. Arnold, Sr. of the New England Police Benevolent Association and other supporters from law enforcement to announce their endorsement of Jackie's candidacy for governor. The New England Police Benevolent Association represent nearly 1000 police, corrections, fish and game, probation and parole, liquor enforcement, dispatchers and law enforcement support staff in NH and about 5000 in New England.

The last two months have seen the Cilley campaign building support at an ever-increasing rate. A standing ovation speech to the New Hampshire Democratic Convention and strong debate performances have left her tied with leading Democratic and Republican candidates. With this endorsement, the New England Police Benevolent Association joins the Bricklayers and Allied Craftsmen Local No. 3,  the New Hampshire Association of Letter Carriers, the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Locals 490 and 2320 and the 11,000 members of the New Hampshire State Employees Association/SEIU Local 1984.


ABOUT JACKIE: Jackie Cilley is proud to have earned the support of nearly 15,000 union households across New Hampshire for her campaign for governor. Jackie, who served in both New Hampshire's House and Senate representing Barrington, built a successful business and taught more than 2500 New Hampshire students over her 20 years as a highly respected business professor with UNH's Whittemore School for Business and Economics. A Berlin native, Sen. Cilley earned a BA in Psychology from the University of New Hampshire and an MBA from the Whittemore School.  Jackie and her husband Bruce have lived in Barrington for more than 20 years.  They have five sons, 12 grandchildren, and two dogs.