Rehoboth Beach ~ Mr. and Mrs. Irenee du Pont, Jr., are having a reception at their home, Granogue, for Gubernatorial candidate Bill Lee, on July 13th, 2008.
"Bill's campaign is drawing national attention and support. We will be joined by a special guest, Governor Haley Barbour of Mississippi," said the du Ponts in their invitation to the event.
Governor Barbour showed outstanding leadership in the wake of Hurricane Katrina and this is a great chance to meet him and another outstanding leader, Delaware's own Bill Lee. There will be a press conference starting shortly after 6:30 PM featuring Governor Barbour and Bill Lee with Congressman Mike Castle and Irenee and Barbara du Pont on the grounds of this beautiful estate before the event.