Tallahassee, FL – Today, the McCollum Campaign for Governor announced the Chiefs for Quality Law Enforcement Committee of Continuous Existence has endorsed Bill McCollum in the Republican primary for governor. This is the organization’s first endorsement in a gubernatorial race.
“It is a tremendous honor to have Florida Police Chiefs supporting my campaign to be our state’s next chief executive,” said Attorney General Bill McCollum. “As the group representing police chiefs from across Florida, the Chiefs for Quality Law Enforcement is a strong advocate for helping our law enforcement community to keep our cities and towns safe. As Governor, I will continue to pursue initiatives to protect children, seniors and families and put more criminals behind bars.”
“In the race for Governor, there is only one candidate who has the record and the character to continue making Florida a safer place to live, work and raise a family, and that candidate is Attorney General Bill McCollum,” said Chiefs for Quality Law Enforcement Chair and Florida Police Chiefs Association Executive Director, Amy Mercer “We look forward to working with Bill McCollum on initiatives to improve public safety.”
As Attorney General, Bill McCollum has a strong record of fighting for Florida, where he has increased efforts prevent cybercrime, identity theft and Medicaid fraud, waste and abuse. As Governor, Bill McCollum will continue to make Florida a safer place for Florida’s children, seniors, families and consumers.
Bill McCollum enjoys strong support from Florida’s law enforcement community, where he has also received the support of more than 30 current and former Florida sheriffs and the Fraternal Order of Police.
The Chiefs For Quality Law Enforcement CCE membership is made up of police chiefs from around Florida. Its mission is to support candidates in Florida who show a strong commitment to public safety.
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