The Tennessee State Lodge, Fraternal Order of Police, on Tuesday announced its endorsement of Marsha Blackburn for U.S. Senate.
Speaking about the endorsement, Scottie DeLashmit, Fraternal Order of Police state president, said: “Marsha Blackburn has consistently been a friend to law enforcement in Tennessee. Her commitment to providing the resources we need to maintain law and order in our communities is paramount to our ability to care for the safety and security of the residents of our state. The Tennessee Fraternal Order of Police is proud to endorse and support Marsha in her race for U. S. Senate.”
U.S. Rep. Blackburn, R-Brentwood, said the endorsement was an honor.
“The Fraternal Order of Police is a dedicated community of law enforcement officials committed to fostering a community of law and order,” she said in a press release announcing the endorsement. “As Tennessee’s next Senator, I will always work to support the law enforcement community and ensure they have the resources they need to protect us.”