The Boston Globe has learned that Susan Lynch, the wife of New Hampshire Governor John Lynch, will endorse Hillary Clinton for president. Mrs. Lynch is a doctor in Concord.
The announcement will be made this afternoon in Concord.
Governor Lynch is not expected to endorse a candidate, though there are rumors he might endorse a couple of weeks before the primary.
***UPDATE: The Clinton campaign released the following statement:
Dr. Susan Lynch, Pediatrician and First Lady of New Hampshire, today announced she has endorsed Hillary for President. Dr. Lynch will serve as a national campaign Co-chair.
“I know Hillary Clinton and I believe she has the judgment, experience, passion and bipartisan record to get things done for the people of this country,” Dr. Lynch said. “As a mother and as a pediatrician, I share Hillary Clinton’s commitment to fighting for children and families. We face big challenges, and I believe Hillary Clinton is the best candidate to deliver the changes we need.”