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CFO Jimmy Patronis Statement on Historic Ceremonial Cabinet Meeting in Israel

5/29/2019

For Immediate Release: Wednesday, May 29, 2019
Contact: Katie Strickland, 850.413.2842, katie.strickland@myfloridacfo.com
Devin Galetta, 850.413.2842, devin.galetta@myfloridacfo.com

CFO Jimmy Patronis Statement on Historic Ceremonial Cabinet Meeting in Israel

JERUSALEM, Israel — Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Jimmy Patronis released the following statement regarding Florida’s historic Cabinet meeting held today at the U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem, Israel.

CFO Jimmy Patronis said, “Joining Governor Ron DeSantis in Israel for our Cabinet Meeting marked a monumental moment in Florida’s history. Our state not only values our relationship with our strong ally in the Middle East, but we also recognize their value as a vital economic partner. Israel is a true friend of Florida.”

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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).