Gov. Douglas supporting John McCain in New Hampshire primary
Vermont's Republican Gov. Jim Douglas is endorsing the candidacy of Arizona Sen. John McCain in New Hampshire's Republican presidential primary.
Douglas calls McCain a principled leader whose character, judgment and experience make him the best prepared to lead the country.
Douglas is planning to announce publicly his candidacy today at a campaign rally in Hanover, the day before the voting.
During his five years as governor of Vermont, Douglas has taken a moderate position and promoted fiscal conservatism.