(Tallahassee, Fla.) – The board of directors of the Florida Association of State Troopers (FAST) announced their endorsement of Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi in her reelection bid as Florida’s 37th Attorney General.
“As a prosecutor in the 18th Judicial Circuit, Pam Bondi proved herself a strong advocate for justice. That has carried over into her job as attorney general and she continues her commitment to the safety and well-being of Florida’s citizens and visitors,” said FAST Chairman Mike Kirby.
“Pam Bondi is a proven friend of Florida’s troopers, the Florida Highway Patrol, and the law enforcement community in our state,” Kirby said. “Under her stewardship, we are confident that we have a strong advocate in the office of Attorney General.”
The Florida Association of State Troopers (FAST) was founded in 1986 and is the oldest “trooper advocacy” organization in the state of Florida. FAST represents more than 1500 active, reserve, auxiliary and retired members of the Florida Highway Patrol throughout the state of Florida.
“Thank you to the incredible members of the Florida Association of State Troopers for this endorsement,” said Bondi. “As Florida’s chief legal officer, it has been invaluable to have the collaborative efforts of the state troopers as we work together to target criminal activities and keep citizens safe from unscrupulous offenders. I look forward to continuing our joint efforts to protect Floridians.”
Since taking office in 2010, Attorney General Bondi has been a strong and successful advocate for Florida’s businesses and consumers, while leading the efforts against those who have threatened the health, safety and welfare of Floridians. She has a nationally recognized record for shutting down pill mills, waging war against human traffickers, and protecting Floridians.
General Bondi has been endorsed by the Florida Police Chiefs Association, Florida Police Benevolent Association, Florida State Lodge Fraternal Order of Police, Florida Professional Firefighters, Florida Medical Association, Florida Chamber of Commerce, National Federation of Independent Business/Florida, Florida Home Builders Association and the Associated Industries of Florida.
About Pam Bondi for Attorney General
A native of Tampa and a fourth generation Floridian, Attorney General Bondi served as a successful prosecutor for more than 18 years in Hillsborough County. She is a graduate of the University of Florida and Stetson University College of Law. Learn more about Pam Bondi for Attorney General and how to get involved in the campaign at www.PamBondi.com. Find Pam Bondi on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.