Palm Beach Gardens, Fla. — Today, former Florida Governor and U.S. Senator Bob Graham endorsed Patrick Murphy in the Democratic primary for U.S. Senate.
“As a former Governor and U.S. Senator, Bob Graham defines what it means to be a true public servant and I am extremely proud to receive his endorsement,” said Rep. Murphy. “Senator Graham led Florida as a consensus builder and champion for middle class families, and our state was lucky to benefit from his leadership and service. I’m so thankful for Senator Graham’s support and look forward to representing Floridians in his unifying spirit in the U.S. Senate.”
Former Governor and U.S. Senator Bob Graham said, “Patrick is the right candidate to lead Florida in the U.S. Senate. His strong democratic values guide him and Floridians can trust Patrick to represent what is best for our hardworking families. As Florida’s Governor and as a U.S. Senator, I worked hard every day to grow our middle class, protect our workers, and fight for our seniors. Patrick has the right priorities and I’m proud to support him as Florida’s next Senator.”