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**PHOTO RELEASE** CFO and State Fire Marshal Patronis Meets With Fire Service Community to Increase Cancer and PTSD Benefits for Firefighters


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For Immediate Release: Friday, December 8, 2017
Contact: Jon Moore, 850.413.2842,
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – Today, CFO and State Fire Marshal Jimmy Patronis joined local fire service professionals in Fort Lauderdale to announce he will be fighting to increase cancer and PTSD benefits for firefighters. Over the next several weeks, CFO Patronis will tour the state meeting with firefighters and their families to learn first-hand these issues have impacted them.
Earlier this week, State Fire Marshal Patronis met with members of the fire service community in West Palm Beach, Tampa and Sarasota prior to visiting with the firefighter community in Fort Lauderdale.

About CFO Jimmy Patronis
Chief Financial Officer and State Fire Marshal Jimmy Patronis is a native Floridian and a member of Florida’s Cabinet, who oversees the Department of Financial Services. CFO Patronis works each day to fight insurance fraud, support Florida’s firefighters, and ensure the state’s finances are stable to support economic growth in the state. Follow the activities of the Department on Facebook (FLDFS) and Twitter (@FLDFS).