Press release from the Rep. Tim Whelan campaign...
State Representative Timothy Whelan (R-Brewster) has announced that his campaign for re-election has been endorsed by all four fire unions within the 1st Barnstable District. Barnstable Fire Fighters (IAFF Local 3276), Brewster Fire Fighters (IAFF Local 3763), Dennis Fire Fighters (IAFF Local 2583), and Yarmouth Fire Fighters ((IAFF Local 2122) have all announced their support of Representative Whelan's campaign for re-election to serve a third term.
"I am deeply grateful to the women and men of the fire service for their continued brave works in our communities. I served side-by-side with our Fire Fighters and Paramedics during my State Police career and have seen first-hand their heroic service in preserving life and safety", Rep. Whelan said in a statement. "I am deeply thankful for their strong support of my continued service on Beacon Hill and look forward to our work together in the future."
Representative Whelan's re-election campaign has previously been endorsed by the Professional Fire Fighters of Massachusetts and the Massachusetts Nurses Association. He currently serves as the Ranking member on the Joint Committee of Public Service, the House Committee on Ways and Means, and the Joint Committee on Higher Education.