Governor Sununu Statement on Councilor Burton's Retirement

Hampton Falls – Former New Hampshire Governor John H. Sununu issued the following statement today on Executive Councilor Ray Burton’s decision to not seek reelection:

"I am deeply saddened to hear that Councilor Ray Burton will not seek reelection after over thirty years in public service. As a former governor who served with Ray for six years, I was always impressed with hisdedication and deep commitment to his constituents. No one has done more tostand up for the North Country than Ray, and his institutional knowledge and bipartisan leadership will be missed on the Executive Council.

"Nancy and I extend our best wishes to Ray during these difficult times, and we ask that all Granite Staters keep him in their thoughts and prayers.