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I am retired and have the time and energy for my constituents

To The Daily Sun,

I would like to thank all the voters of Laconia who made the effort to vote last Tuesday. Whoever you voted for your actions have made our city a little more democratic (small "d"). In addition, I am very thankful that those of you who voted for me and felt I would serve our citizens well.

Several people took the time to write letters on my behalf pointing out my strengths and character.

I do not take the responsibility of being elected to the New Hampshire House lightly, and if elected will do my best to represent the people of Laconia and New Hampshire. I am retired and have the requirements to put forward the time and energy for my constituents — local and state. Thanks again.

Tom Dawson

Candidate for State Representative


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Executive Councilor Kenney to address next TEA Party meeting

To The Daily Sun,

The Lakes Region TEA Party is pleased that Executive Councilor Joe Kenney will be the key speaker at its Sept. 21, meeting at 7 p.m. at the Moultonborough Library, 4 Holland St., Moultonborough.

Also, Marc Abear will provide an update on the Convention of States effort, and there should be time to discuss the primary election results and other topics of interest.

Joe Kenney treats being an executive councilor as a full-time job. Since being elected to succeed Ray Burton, he has been averaging about 60,000 miles annually to meet, represent, and help the citizens of his district and the state. Joe brought a wealth of experience to his executive councilor position, having served as a selectman, a state representative and state senator. Joe has also served our country for 30 years as a Marine, including tours in Iraq and Afghanistan and achieving the rank of lieutenant colonel. Joe is running for re-election to the executive council.

Marc Abear is a retired businessman, a SCORE mentor for small businesses, a fighter for constitutional government, and a candidate for state representative from Meredith and Gilford.

The Lakes Region TEA Party meetings are open to the public to attend, listen and participate in our discussions.

Don Ewing


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