Endorsement Watch

The latest endorsements for statewide and Congressional races.

Governor Scott receives endorsement
From Scott campaign

Governor Rick Scott receives endorsement from the National Federation of Independent Business’ (NFIB) for his U.S. Senate campaign. NFIB is made of nearly 10,000 small and independent business owners in Florida, and members in attendance recognized Governor Scott for his dedication to cutting taxes, reducing burdensome regulations, and making it easier for businesses to succeed and create new jobs for families across the state.

The Florida Home Builders Political Action Committee has endorsed Agriculture Commissioner Adam Putnam’s campaign for governor. “I am honored to have the endorsement of the Florida Home Builders PAC. As your next Governor, I am committed to cutting fees, reducing red tape and streamlining regulation on our businesses and job creators,” Putnam said. “We must also ensure that Florida has the skilled workforce and labor that can meet the rising demand as we develop and build in our state. That’s why my number one priority as Governor will be to strengthen workforce training so that every Floridian has the skills they need to pursue good paying careers and find their piece of the American Dream right here in Florida. I’m going to put vocational, career and technical education back into middle schools and high schools.”

CFO Jimmy Patronis has been endorsed by the Florida Home Builders Political Action Committee. “It is an honor to receive the endorsement of the Florida Home Builder PAC,” said CFO Patronis. “I appreciate the strong advocacy this organization does for the building industry. We share a vision of fostering a Florida economic environment where families and businesses can prosper through hard work.”

Ashley Moody wins the endorsement of Florida State Lodge Fraternal Order of Police in her bid for Attorney General. “We are standing with Ashley Moody as we endorse her candidacy to be Florida’s next Attorney General,” said Robert Jenkins, President, Florida Fraternal Order Of Police. “Ashley has the right experience to be Attorney General. She is the only candidate who has served as a conservative judge and prosecutor, has a firm knowledge of the law and is a consistent defender of the Constitution to seek justice and stand up for law and order. As the wife of a career law enforcement officer, Ashley will fight to put violent criminals behind bars and prosecute them to the fullest extent of the law. We’re proud to stand with her today as she continues to spread her campaign for a safer, stronger Florida.”