Hillsborough Co. Commish Sandy Murman endorses Jeff Brandes in SD 22

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Rep. Jeff Brandes announced the endorsement of Hillsborough County Commissioner & former Florida House Speaker Pro-Tempore Sandra Murman for his State Senate campaign.

“Representative Brandes has shown an ability to get things done in Tallahassee and bring people together. I am proud to support Rep. Brandes for State Senator,” Said Murman. “As one of his future constituents I know I can count on him to stand up in Tallahassee for the Bay Area and all Floridians,” added Murman.

Commissioner Sandra Murman was elected as a County Commissioner in 2010, representing District 1. In 2011  Murman was elected by her fellow commissioners to serve as Vice Chair of the BOCC. Prior to joining the County Commission, Murman completed eight years as a member of the Florida House of Representatives from 1996-2004.  Representative Murman was the first Republican Woman to hold the position of Speaker Pro-Tempore in the Florida House of Representatives.

“I am humbled to have the support of Commissioner Murman,” Brandes said. “Her record of accomplishment in the Florida House, on the commission, and in the community is unmatched. I look forward to working with Commissioner Murman to tackle the difficult problems facing the Bay Area.”

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