59 Florida sheriffs endorse Gov. Ron DeSantis for re-election

Posted 113 days ago


JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Dozens of Florida sheriffs on Monday threw their support behind Gov. Ron DeSantis in his re-election bid, calling him a "law and order governor" who looks out for law enforcement.

A bipartisan group of 59 sheriffs formally endorsed DeSantis during a news conference in Jacksonville.

Among them were Martin County Sheriff William Snyder, Indian River County Sheriff Eric Flowers, and Okeechobee County Sheriff Noel Stephen.

Sheriff Ric Bradshaw of Palm Beach County and Sheriff Ken Mascara of St. Lucie County were not among the group.

"We want this to be a profession that people can be proud of," DeSantis said.... (Read more)