**VIDEO RELEASE** CFO Jimmy Patronis: Honoring the Sacrifice of our Nation’s Heroes on Veterans Day
|For Immediate Release: Thursday, November 9, 2023|
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CFO Jimmy Patronis: Honoring the Sacrifice of our Nation’s Heroes on Veterans Day
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Today, Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Jimmy Patronis released the following statement ahead of Veterans Day. To watch and download the video message click here.
CFO Jimmy Patronis said, "We are privileged to live in the greatest country in the world, thanks largely to the service of our Veterans who have fought to protect our freedom. This Veterans Day, let’s make sure to celebrate these brave men and women who have sacrificed so much to make sure that we stay safe. With more than 1.5 million veterans living in Florida, I am honored that our state is recognized as one of the most military and veteran friendly states in the nation. These individuals are truly special, and they deserve the love and respect of all Floridians. As you go through your day, please make sure to thank a veteran or active-duty service member for all of the courage and sacrifice that they display every day to give us the freedom that we love. Thank you and God bless Florida’s Veterans.”
About CFO Jimmy Patronis
Chief Financial Officer and State Fire Marshal Jimmy Patronis is a statewide elected official 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).