Dover, NH - Over the past several weeks, Eddie Edwards has been earning significant endorsements from a number of people across the Granite State:
Mary Jane Beauregard, Bedford Business Leader [As reported by the Union Leader]
“I wouldn’t have been able to achieve my business success in today’s lackluster economy. We need to turn our economy around. I have had a chance to get to know Eddie Edwards, and I believe he’s the right candidate to make a positive impact on New Hampshire. Eddie believes in fostering economic opportunity and creating a climate where businesses can grow and create jobs.”
Paul and Cathy Chevalier, Veteran and Community Activist [As reported by WMUR]
“New Hampshire needs a strong Republican in Congress to give voice to our military veterans and their families, and Eddie Edwards would be a powerful new voice for our state. As a veteran himself, Eddie Edwards is right on the issues, and he’s the candidate who can beat Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter next year.”
Jeff Chidester, Talk Show Host, Columnist, Conservative Activist [As reported by WMUR]
"As a lifelong Granite Stater, I have had the opportunity to get to know Eddie Edwards. I know his heart and I have seen his passion for the issues. Not only will Eddie Edwards fight for the conservative values we hold dear, but I am confident he has the principles and background necessary to fundamentally change Washington. I couldn’t be prouder to support Eddie Edwards in his campaign to defeat Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter and bring real representation back to New Hampshire's 1st District.”
Andy Crews, CEO of AutoFair [As reported by WMUR]
"Eddie Edwards would be a powerful voice for New Hampshire in Congress...I look forward to helping him build a strong team to win next November.”
Hon. Ruth Griffin, Former Executive Councilor and Republican National Committeewoman [As reported by WMUR]
“I have spent decades working to elect strong Republicans to office in New Hampshire, and I am supporting Eddie Edwards for Congress. Eddie represents the very best of the next generation of Republican leaders.”
Fenton Groen, Former New Hampshire State Senator (R, Rochester) [As reported by WMUR]
"Eddie Edwards is a true conservative and I am proud to support him in his campaign for Congress. He has the integrity, the resolve, and the values that we need reflected on Capitol Hill. It is time to replace Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter - a traditional tax and spend, grow government politician - and to send a solid conservative to Washington. I am confident Eddie Edwards will be a phenomenal representative for residents of New Hampshire’s 1st District."
Dan and Renee Plummer, Owner of Two International Group [As reported by the Union Leader]
"...I will be backing his campaign and doing everything I can to help him win. He [will] be a strong candidate and an even stronger congressman for New Hampshire.”
Hon. Fred Rice, Former State Representative (R, Hampton), United States Army Veteran [As reported by the Union Leader]
“After spending years fighting for New Hampshire veterans in Concord, I know firsthand that there are a significant amount of issues impacting our veterans that need to be resolved at a federal level. As a veteran of the U.S. Navy, Eddie Edwards has worn the uniform. He understands how important it is to have a strong voice on Capitol Hill advocating for those who have served. Eddie Edwards will fight tirelessly on our behalf.
“Eddie Edwards has the character, the fortitude, and the experience to be an excellent representative for New Hampshire’s First District. I am proud to support Eddie Edwards for Congress."
Wayne Semprini, Former Chairman of the New Hampshire Republican Party [As reported by WMUR]
"I am proud to support Eddie Edwards for Congress. As a dedicated public servant who has served in law enforcement and in the military, Eddie Edwards has the ability to bring a unique perspective to Capitol Hill. He has the right character and the right message to fundamentally change the broken culture of Washington. I enthusiastically endorse Eddie Edwards for Congress. He will be an outstanding congressman for New Hampshire’s First District.”
Craig Wiggin, Former Belknap County Sheriff [As reported by the Union Leader]
“I am proud to join a growing list of Granite Staters supporting Eddie Edwards for Congress.
"Now more than ever, we need a member of congress who will be a strong advocate for New Hampshire’s law enforcement community in Washington. We need a bold leader who truly understands the real issues impacting every community in our district. As a former chief of police, chief of New Hampshire’s State Division of Liquor Enforcement, and U.S. Navy veteran, I am confident Eddie Edwards’ history of public service makes him uniquely qualified to represent us in Congress. I look forward to working diligently to help ensure Eddie Edwards is the next congressman from New Hampshire’s First District."
Below are additional supporters that have been released in previous weeks:
Jude Blake, Businesswoman and Philanthropist [As reported by WMUR]
Jim Boyle, Toyota of Portsmouth [As reported by WMUR]
George and Susan Carlisle, Portsmouth [As reported by WMUR]
Marga Coulp, Dover Businesswoman and Party Activist [As reported by WMUR]
Jackie Eastwood of Durham [As reported by WMUR]
Chet Homer, Owner of Shawnee Peak Ski Area [As reported by WMUR]
Jay Horne, Owner of CP Management in Exeter [As reported by the Union Leader]
John Lyons, Owner of Lyons Law Group [As reported by the Union Leader]
Bill Schuler, Former President and CEO of Portsmouth Regional Hospital [As reported by the Union Leader]
Phil Taub, Partner at Nixon Peabody [As reported by WMUR]
John Tinios, Seacoast Area Restaurateur [As reported by WMUR]