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18 September 2012
Press Release

Minnesota Police Groups Endorse Erik Paulsen for Re-Election

Representative Paulsen receives endorsements of the Fraternal Order of Police, Minnesota Police and Peace Officers Association, and Minneapolis Federation of Police

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Eden Prairie, MN – Three major law enforcement organizations – the Fraternal Order of Police, the Minnesota Police and Peace Officers Association, and the Police Officers Federation of Minneapolis – today endorsed Congressman Erik Paulsen for re-election in Minnesota’s Third Congressional District.

“I’m honored to receive the support and endorsement of Minnesota’s police and law enforcement officers who protect and serve our citizens every day,” said Paulsen. “I will continue to be a strong advocate for the men and women in uniform who help keep our communities safe.”

Fraternal Order of Police:
“For voters of the 3rd District, we feel the choice is clear: Erik Paulsen has done an outstanding job in Congress, especially in those areas of responsibility that keep our communities safe day to day.” Gary Cayo, President, Minnesota Fraternal Order of Police

Police Officers Federation of Minneapolis:
“Erik Paulsen is a friend to Minneapolis police officers and his work on behalf of law enforcement officials everywhere is invaluable. We proudly endorse his re-election to Congress,” said John Delmonico, President of the Police Officers Federation of Minneapolis

The Minnesota Police and Peace Officers Association, the oldest and largest police organization representing over 8,500 rank and file police officers in the State of Minnesota, has been in existence since 1922.

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