Aug 10, 2016

AFFI Endorses McAuliffe for State Representative

CHICAGO, IL – State Representative Michael P. McAuliffe has received the endorsement of the Associated Fire Fighters of Illinois for his legislative commitment to issues facing the fire fighting community. The AFFI represents over 15,000 professional fire fighters in 220 communities across the State.

Pat Devaney, President of AFFI says, “Representative McAuliffe has a demonstrated track record of being a strong advocate for professional firefighters. His lifelong commitment to first responders and the citizens they are sworn to protect makes the 20th District and all of Illinois a safer place to live. He is a true champion for public safety.”

“I am honored to receive this endorsement. During my time in Springfield, I have worked tirelessly to advocate on behalf of the first responders who reside in the 20th District and across the State. I look forward to continuing to support the issues impacting our fire fighters and their families, including the protection of pensions promised to the men and women who risk their lives on a daily basis,” Rep. McAuliffe said.

The Associated Fire Fighters of Illinois is the foremost authority on, and advocate for issues related to professional union fire fighters and EMS providers.