BURNSVILLE – Three major Minnesota law enforcement organizations have lined up today to once again endorse John Kline for Congress because of his strong record of congressional leadership and support for law enforcement officials and emergency responders.
The Minnesota Police and Peace Officers Association, the Police Officers Federation of Minneapolis, and the Minnesota Fraternal Order of Police all have endorsed John Kline’s 2012 re-election.
“Keeping families and communities safe in Minnesota and across the country remains a priority,” said Kline. “I am humbled and honored to once again earn the support of Minnesota’s law enforcement community and count these important public safety federations as allies in our collective effort to keep Minnesotans safe.”
Minnesota Police and Peace Officers Association
“John Kline has been a champion for Minnesota law enforcement since he arrived in Congress. The MPPOA is devoted to keeping our communities safe and secure and we look forward to working with Congressman Kline on behalf of all Minnesotans in the coming years.” – Dennis Flaherty, Executive Director of MPPOA
Police Officers Federation of Minneapolis
“We are proud to give John Kline our full support because of what he continues to do for public safety in the state of Minnesota and throughout the nation. Congressman Kline listens to our concerns, learns about our issues, and advocates on our behalf. He is a true friend of the law enforcement community and all Minnesotans.” – John Delmonico, President of the POFM
Minnesota Fraternal Order of Police
“Congressman Kline’s support for law enforcement issues and public safety has allowed police officers to obtain the tools necessary to keep Minnesotans safer in their communities.” – Gary Cayo, President of Minnesota FOP
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John Kline is a 25-year veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps. He is the Chairman of the House Education and the Workforce Committee, and he also serves on the House Armed Services Committee. John and his wife, Vicky, live in Burnsville.