The leading firefighter union in Florida endorsed Republican Wilton Simpson’s campaign for Agriculture Commissioner.
“On behalf of the more than 26,000 Florida Professional Firefighters and Paramedics, I am proud to announce our membership’s endorsement of Wilton Simpson for Agriculture Commissioner,” said Wayne “Bernie” Bernoska, president of the Florida Professional Firefighters (FPF).
Bernoska said Simpson, a Trilby Republican, particularly came through during the last two years when he presided over the Senate. During that time, the Legislature approved expansions of benefits for first responders.
“As Senate President, he showed he was willing to step up and deliver needed resources and...