Marchand to Kick Off “REAL CHANGE, RIGHT NOW” 10 County Tour

**First Stops in Grafton, Coos Counties**

(PORTSMOUTH, NH)—Building on already strong grassroots momentum, Steve Marchand today announced the kickoff of the “Real Change, Right Now” Statewide Tour. The tour, featuring stops in each of New Hampshire’s ten counties, will begin in GraftonCounty and continue statewide through August and September.

Marchand’s tour schedule for the Week of August 12 will feature stops in Grafton and Coos Counties, including events at Dartmouth College, Kendall at Hanover, appearances in Berlin and Lancaster,and an interview on Berlin’s WMOU. Each event will highlight Steve’s message of real change and grassroots activism for New Hampshirein 2008.

The details of the events are as follows:

TUESDAY, AUGUST 14 GRAFTON COUNTY

1:00PM-2:00PM

Meet & Greet with Dartmouth College Democrats

Class of 1930 Room, Rockefeller Ctr.-Dartmouth College

Hanover, NH

**Open to the Press & Public**

7:15PM-8:30PM

Meet & Greet with Kendal at Hanover

Auditorium

80 Lyme Rd., Hanover

**Open to the Press & Public**

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 15 COOS COUNTY

10:00AM-10:30AM

Radio Interview: WMOU AM 1230

Berlin, NH

1:00PM-2:15PM

Meet & Greet at Tea Birds Cafe

101 Main Street

Berlin, NH

**Open to the Press & Public**

7:00PM-8:30PM

House Party with Reps. Evalyn & Scott Merrick

27 Blackberry Lane

Lancaster, NH

**Open to the Press & Public**