The John Edwards campaign has announced that it is officially open eight new offices and hiring eleven field staffers. Here is the press release:
"The John Edwards for President Campaign announced that its grassroots New Hampshire campaign continues to grow with the opening of eight new offices, bringing the total to 10, and the hiring of additional field staff.
"Our campaign in New Hampshire continues to build momentum," said Beth Leonard, New Hampshire State Director. "As Senator Edwards travels the state, people are responding tremendously to his leadership on ending the war in Iraq, providing truly universal healthcare, and fighting poverty.
"The campaign is opening new community offices in Berlin, Dover, Derry, Keene, Laconia, Lebanon, Nashua and Portsmouth. The campaign already has community offices in Concord and Manchester .
The campaign is hiring an additional eleven field staffers, bringing the total of paid staffers to 40. They will be joining dozens of interns, countless volunteers and a grassroots Leadership Committee of elected officials, community leaders and activists across the state."