Today, The Union Leader officially endorsed Senator John McCain.
Publisher Joe McQuaid wrote, "Competence, courage, and conviction are enormously important for our next President to possess. No one has a better understanding of U.S. interests and dangers right now than does McCain.
For the full column go here: John McCain is the man to lead America
Here is a statement from the McCain campaign:
U.S. Senator John McCain today issued the following statement on the announcement of the New Hampshire Union Leader's endorsement:
"I am honored to receive the endorsement of the New Hampshire Union Leader, the only statewide newspaper in the Granite State. It is yet another indication that I have the momentum to win the first-in-the-nation primary. New Hampshire voters deserve straight talk, and it is a privilege to answer their questions in living rooms and town hall meetings across the state.
"I alone have the experience, knowledge and judgment to lead as commander in chief from day one, and my candidacy will rally the Reagan coalition to win a great victory next November."