|Bill MCCollum Endorsed by Christian Family Coalition|
|Tallahassee, FL 08/16/2010 – Today, the McCollum Campaign for Governor announced the Christian Family Coalition has endorsed Bill McCollum in the Republican primary for governor.|
“It gives me great pleasure to have the Christian Family Coalition supporting my campaign. I appreciate their leadership on pro-family and pro-life issues and look forward to working with them when I am elected governor,” said Attorney General Bill McCollum. “As Governor, I will continue to protect life and advocate policies to strengthen Florida’s families.”
"I am proud to stand with Bill McCollum in Florida’s Republican primary for Governor. Bill McCollum is a common sense social and fiscal conservative in both his public and personal life,” said Anthony Verdugo, Founder and Executive Director of the Christian Family Coalition. “Florida is in need of strong leadership and I am confident Bill McCollum will lead our state with dignity and integrity".
The Christian Family Coalition was founded by Anthony Verdugo in August 2003. The Christian Family Coalition is Florida’s largest and most active human rights organization working to be a voice in government for people of faith on a variety of social, cultural, moral and fiscal issues. In August 2003, he became the Founder and Executive Director of the Christian Family Coalition, the only national pro-life, pro-family organization based in Miami-Dade and headed up by a Hispanic-American. The Christian Family Coalition has identified over 250,000 pro-life, pro-family voters across Florida and over 70,000 e-mail activists since its founding in August, 2003. It currently has a network of over 1,000 churches, nearly 1,000 grassroots activists, over 100 citizen lobbyists and 10 speakers as a part of its speakers bureau.
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