Scott Brown announces veterans coalitionBY DAN TUOHY
Senior Political Reporter
July 24. 2014 2:56PM
MANCHESTER — Scott Brown has announced a coalition of more than 203 veterans supporting his campaign for U.S. Senate in New Hampshire.
The three co-chairs are Paul Chevalier of Nashua, Bill Grimm of Franklin, and Theresa Negron of Nashua.
Brown planned to hold a veterans’ coalition kick-off event Thursday at his campaign headquarters in Manchester.
A 35-year member of the Army National Guard, Brown is vying for the Republican nomination against former U.S. Sen. Bob Smith, former state Sen. Jim Rubens and about half a dozen lesser-known GOP candidates.
The primary victor will face U.S. Sen. Jeanne Shaheen, D-N.H., who released a list July 14 of more than 100 veterans supporting her re-election campaign.
The Veterans for Brown list includes Joe Daley, husband of U.S. Sen. Kelly Ayotte, R-N.H.
Besides the four veterans named above, the list as announced is:
Rep. Omer Beaudoin of Manchester; Rep. Jim Clemons of Webster; Rep. Dennis Fields of Sanbornton; Rep. Jim Headd of Auburn; Rep. Kevin Waterhouse of Windham; Rep. Dick Hinch of Merrimack; Rep. Ken Hawkins of Bedford; Rep. John Tholl of Whitefield;
Rep. Rick Ladd of North Haverhill; Rep. Tony Maiola of Newport; Rep. Harry Merrow of Center Ossipee; Rep. Chris Nevins of Hampton; Rep. Dennis Reed of Franklin; Former State Sen. Tom DeBlois of Mancester; Former Executive Councilor Ray Wieczorek of Manchester;
Chief Eddie Edwards of Dover; Fmr. Rep. John Flanders of Kingston; Fmr. Rep. Albert Cernota of Nashua; Fmr. Rep. Frank Emiro of Londonderry; Fmr. Rep. Frank McCarthy of Conway; Dennis Adams of Claremont; William Amsler of South Hampton;
David Anderson of Hampton; Steven Anderson of Merrimack; Joseph Auger of Northfield; Willard Baker Jr. of Hudson; Bob Barry of Manchester; Bob Benkovich of North Hampton; Robert Berry of Manchester; Donald Bodwell of Derry;
James Bothwell of Keene; Harry Bovee of Salem; Dennis Brady of Exeter; Ron Brown of Twin Mountain; Randy Brownrigg of Hudson; Hubert Buchanan of Bedford; Gregory Carson of Londonderry; Bill Carson of New Boston; Donald Chase of Stratham;
Lewis Chipola of Nashua; Chris Christensen of Merrimack; Paul Clark of Merrimack; Richard Clark of Hampstead; Terry Cramer of Bow; Bruce Dahms of Somersworth; David Dale of Concord; Gregg Daley of Kensington; Wayne Dalrymple of Amherst; Bob Dastin of Manchester;
Daniel Desmond of Nashua; Barry Devine of Goffstown; David Dinwoodie of Goffstown; Brian Dobson of Fremont; Ann Donahue of Hampton; David Doucet of Brentwood; Jorge Dreusicke of Pelham; David Eastman of Somersworth;
George Fahey of Gilford; Charles Fields of Nashua; Gerald Finnegan of Hollis; Clinton Fraser of Washington; Tom Gallagher of Newport; Joe Gannon of Sandown; Brenda Garcia of Manchester; Phillip Gelinas of Northwood;
Jack Gilchrist of Danville; Jim Golden of Farmington; Norman Gosselin of Nashua ; Victor Goulet of Manchester; Mary Ellen Gourdeau of Hudson; Robert Graham of Milton; Ryan Gray of Goffstown; Jim Greene of Derry; Vern Greenwood of Nashua;
Patti Greenwood of Nashua; Ken Greenwood of Nashua; Chaplain Samir Habiby of Swanzey; Roland Harmon of Hudson; Fred Harvey of Rochester; George Hause of Derry; Ray Hayes of Milford; Don Holden of Amherst; Larry Howe of Seabrook;
Robert Huffman of Amherst; Donald Hurt of Hollis; Dana Hussey of Rochester; Karl Ingoldsby of Alton; Richard Jansson of Bedford; Kenneth Johannsen of Swanzey; Carl Johnson of Manchester; Stephen Kaminski of Stratham; Peter Kawonczykof Jefferson;
Tom Knott of Amherst; Kenneth Kondrat of Derry; Kelley Kondrat of Derry; Jim LeFebvre of Intervale; Bernard Lemerise of Hampton; Elmer Lenk of Exeter; Tom Lennon of Amherst; Richard Lewis of Kingston; James Ligouri of Atkinson;
William Lodes of Amherst; Scott Logsdon of Windham; Thomas Loosmoore Jr. of Hampton; Dennis Lunn of Stark; Bud Lydon of Nashua; Greg Lynch of Kingston; John Mace of Lyndeboroughl Robert MacFarlane of Nashua; Henry Machos of Manchester; Richard Magoon of Atkinson;
Tony Manix of Hampton; David` Marcotte of Bethlehem; Robert Martel of Manchester; Dennis Martin of Londonderry; Ronald Mason of New Ipswich; Mark McCabe of Pelham; Jim McConaha of Concord; Kirk McConville of Manchester; Bernard McGinnity of Moultonborough; Salvatore Mele of Salem; Bernie Metcalf of Rochester; Emil Mikula of Salem; Ken Miller of Amherst;
Jean Miller of Amherst; Mike Mitchell of Hudson; Bill Modis of Amherst; Jack Moore of Wolfeboro; Francis Morneault of Rochester; John Moses of Clarksville; Steve Negron of Nashua; Kent Nolan of Goffstown; David Olsen of Nashua; Steven Ordway of Nashua; Conrad Pelletier of Nashua;
Carmen David Perrotti of Londonderry; Donald Philbrick of Eaton Center; Rodgers Pierce of Derry; Robert Platt of Derry; Charles Preston of Somersworth; Ryan Primeau of Manchester; Roger Prince of Hudson; Louis Prince of Nashua;
Rick Prince of Merrimack; Max Quayle of Lancaster; Allan Ralph of Salem; James Raynes of Rye; Scott Remy of Goffstown; David Roberts of Strafford; Henry Rodeschin of Newport; William Ruel of Portsmouth; Bill Ryan of Lyndeborough; Paul Salerno of Amherst; Gary Schimtz of Laconia;
William Schuler of North Hampton; John Scott of Newfields; Hillary Seeger of Meredith; Albert Sheldon of Londonderry; Ike Shepard of Weare; David Sherman of New Boston; Robert Silva of Amherst; Donald Sorenson of Laconia; Mark Soucy of Manchester;
Mary Jane Spaulding of Nashua; Thomas Speck of Weare; Douglas St. Pierre Sr. of Boscawen; John Steinkrauss of Nashua; Theodore Story of Hopkinton; Allen Strasser of Carroll; Tim Sweetsir of Ashland; Michael Swinford of New Boston; Joseph Taranto of Nashua; Thomas Taylor of Washington; Thomas Tessier of Nashua; Richard Thompson of Londonderry; Bill Tobin of Sanbornton; Barry Todd of Rochester; Ronald Trombley ofHudson; Philip Walsh of Rye Beach;
Marilyn Walsh-Manfra of Bethlehem; Alfonso Webb of Hampton; Leonard Willey of Hampton; Arthur Williams of Dover; John Woodburn of Hampton; David Woodward of Milan; John Young of Sutton; Medric Whittier of Laconia; Richard Monroe of Littleton;
Chris Crossland of Nashua ; Neal Crossland of Nashua; Gregory Bull of Nashua; Philip Ahlin of Portsmouth; Michael Sullivan of Rochester; Michael Fitzgerald of Portsmouth-Greenland; Matthew Hester of Portsmouth; David Shupert of Newmarket; Richard Sawyer of Hampton;Thomas Linnane of Portsmouth; David Colby of Portsmouth