Fraternal Order of Police (FOP) endorses CFO and State Fire Marshal Jimmy Patronis for reelection. CFO Patronis has helped pass legislation protecting first responders and has been outspoken about backing the blue.
President of Fraternal Order of Police, Steve Zona said, “It is our pleasure to announce our endorsement of Jimmy Patronis for re-election as CFO in November. He’s a man who wholeheartedly supports police and has a passion to advocate for our officers. When many are looking to defund us, we know Jimmy will never waiver in his resounding support for police presence in our Florida communities. He understands justice, he understands safety, he understands sacrifice and he understands us. Jimmy has more than proven that he is the man for the job, and we just want to emphasize and acknowledge that with our endorsement here today.”
CFO Patronis said, “Thank you for the honor of this incredible endorsement. One of the best parts of my job is being able to work with the men and women who make up the thin blue line of our country. The stories of bravery and sacrifice that you all have are a true testament to the importance of your job. I am committed to making sure that you are never taken for granted. I ‘back the blue’ because I know that you have the backs of every one of our Florida communities. Thank you from the bottom of my heart for all you do and the trust you show in this endorsement.”