Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe (D) visiting with Hillary Clinton supporters at an open house event in Portsmouth on Sunday.

Aug 9, 2015 10:36 PM

Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe visits NH to support Clinton

NH1.com

PORTSMOUTH - The governor of Virginia was in New Hampshire on Sunday to show support for presidential candidate Hillary Clinton.

Gov. Terry McAuliffe, a Democrat, greeted supporters at an open house party at the home of State Rep. Becky McBeath.

McAuliffe told about 30 attendees that he has been a longtime friend and supporter of the Clintons.

The governor took about 45 minutes to shake hands and talk about the Clinton campaign goals here in the Granite State.
He talked to nh1 about why he thinks she’ll succeed in the polls here.

"Here in New Hampshire you’re just independent, strong-willed folks," McAuliffe told NH1 News. "They love it that Hillary is smart, tough, independent, strong-willed and fun-loving. So, there’s a lot of similar characteristics.”

Clinton is scheduled to be back in New Hampshire this upcoming week.

--  Dealing with the Disease of Addiction? Click here for help --

--

»Comments

Must Read on NH1.com

Concord, NH
Broken Clouds 49°
5pm 48°
6pm 46°
7pm 42°
8pm 40°

 

N.H. DollarSaver

 Thursday, 11:30 a.m. - NH Senate debates bill to tighten voting laws

Thursday, 1:30 p.m. - Daily briefing with White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer

Thursday, 2 p.m. - Senate Intelligence hearing on alleged interference by Russia interference in U.S. elections

 Friday, 10 a.m. - Latest storm update with Meteorologist Ryan Breton

NH1 on Facebook

Download NH1 App

NH1 on Twitter

Check out NH1 News Rail Polls on LockerDome on LockerDome