HARRISBURG – The Rafferty for Attorney General campaign is proud to announce the formal endorsement of the Pennsylvania Fraternal Order of Police Fort Pitt Lodge 1 for John Rafferty for the Office of Attorney General. John Rafferty has already secured the endorsement of the 40,000 members of the Pennsylvania State Fraternal Order of Police (FOP), FOP Lodge 7 (Erie), FOP Lodge 11 (Chester County), FOP Lodge 14 (Montgomery County), FOP Lodge 16 (Lancaster County), FOP Lodge 27 (Delaware County), FOP Lodge 53 (Bucks County) and FOP Lodge 91 (Allegheny County), and several others.
Attorney General candidate John Rafferty said, “The Fraternal Order of Police Fort Pitt Lodge 1 is made up of the bravest men and women in the Commonwealth and I am honored to have their support and the support of over 40,000 FOP members from around the Commonwealth. They put their lives on the lines every day to keep our streets safe. As Attorney General, I promise that those who harm our residents will be punished to the fullest extent of the law, that I will take politics out of the office and work with all Pennsylvanians to make our state safer. Ensuring the public’s safety is not a partisan issue.”
John Rafferty is the Republican nominee for Attorney General. As a state senator, John represents the 44th District, which includes parts of Montgomery, Chester, and Berks counties. John previously served as a Deputy Attorney General where he worked in the Criminal Law Division in the Medicaid Fraud Unit. John’s campaign has been endorsed by a number of influential organizations, including the Republican Party of Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania State Troopers Association, the Pennsylvania Fraternal Order of Police, Pennsylvania State Corrections Officers Association, the Pennsylvania Professional Firefighters Association, the Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation, Laborers’ District Council of Western Pennsylvania and the Western Pennsylvania Operators and Engineers.