John Edwards to Return to NH This Weekend, Receive Carpenters' Union Endorsement

(Manchester, NH) – From Friday, September 7th, through Sunday, September 9th, Senator John Edwards will campaign across New Hampshire and continue to build momentum as he receives the official endorsement of th e United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America.

John Edwards has earned the largest bloc of labor support due to his strong leadership on the issues and his standing as the candidate best positioned to win in the general election. The United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners represen ts more than 520,000 members nationally and over 2,100 members in New Hampshire. Over the Labor Day weekend, Edwards also received the endorsements of the United Steelworkers and the United Mine Workers of America.

John Edwards ’ trip to New Hampshire this weekend follows Elizabeth Edwards’ participation in grassroots events in New Hampshire over three days this past week and a wildly successful ‘Fighting for One America’ bus tour that made 17 stops in New Hampshire over four days in the end of August , culminating in a 1,000-person rally in Portsmouth.


Friday, September 7th



Hillsborough House Party


Curtis Residence


Hillsborough, NH


7:40 – Press availability


Saturday, September 8th




United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America Endorsement


Crowne Plaza Hotel

2 Somerset Parkway

Nashua, NH

10:30 – Press availability


Nashua House Party

Honorow Residence 

Nashua, NH

12:15pm – Press availability


Derry House Party

Warner Residence 

Derry, NH

3:55 – Press availability




Stratham House Party


Snow Residence


Stratham, NH


5:45 – Press availability



Manchester House Party


Location TBD


7:30pm – Press availability

Sunday, September 9th


Spofford House Party

Crawford Residence

Spofford, NH

12:50pm – Press availability