May 20, 2016
Columbia, MO – The Columbia Professional Firefighters Local 1055 today announced their enthusiastic endorsement of Judge Jeff Harris in the upcoming Circuit Judge race. The organization cited Harris’s diverse experience and his commitment to fairness as key reasons for the endorsement.
The Columbia Professional Firefighters was established in 1950 and represent over 90% of the members of the Columbia Fire Department. Local 1055 is an affiliation of the International Association of Firefighters, which represents more than 290,000 professional firefighters in North America.
“We deeply appreciate Judge Jeff Harris’s dedication to fairness in our courts,” said Travis Gregory, President of the Columbia Professional Firefighters Local 1055. “Our firefighters strive every single day to protect the people of Columbia and we are glad to have Judge Jeff Harris on the bench. We wholeheartedly endorse Judge Jeff Harris and ask the voters to support him in August.”
Harris took the oath of office last month for the Circuit Judgship covering Boone and Callaway Counties in Division 2 of the 13th Judicial Circuit of Missouri, which handles general civil and criminal dockets.
This endorsement by the firefighters adds to an extensive list of endorsements that Judge Jeff Harris has garnered. For information on those endorsements and his campaign please visit www.keepjudgejeffharris.com
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