Arizona State Troopers Association Endorses Andy Biggs
August 18, 2016
Gilbert – Today, the Arizona State Troopers Association endorsed Andy Biggs for Arizona’s Fifth Congressional District. The Arizona State Troopers Association joins the list of law enforcement organizations supporting Andy Biggs for Congress.
“The Arizona State Troopers Association is proud to endorse Andy Biggs for Congress,” said Jimmy Chavez, President of the Arizona State Troopers Association. “He understands that one of the most important roles of government is to protect its citizens. Andy has supported law enforcement in Arizona and we know he’ll continue to be a strong voice for us in Congress.”
“It is an honor to receive the support and endorsement from the Arizona State Troopers Association,” Andy Biggs said. “I respect and appreciate the hard work and commitment to protecting the public of our state troopers. I have stood behind our law enforcement community during my time in public service, and I will continue to do so when elected to the U.S. House of Representatives.”
About the Arizona State Troopers Association
The Arizona State Troopers Association was established in 1958 and is “Dedicated To All DPS Employees.” AZTroopers membership is made up of entirely of DPS employees and retirees, sworn and civilian, and is the only organization that represents only DPS employees. AZTroopers Board is composed of sworn, civilian, and retiree leaders working together for the benefit of all DPS employees, its retirees, the DPS and the State of Arizona. AZTroopers is a labor organization which continues to assist members with benefits such as life and cancer insurance, legal services, and financial planning. Another one of the association’s main functions is to provide financial assistance to families of officers killed in the line of duty. AZTroopers also offers scholarships to members and their dependents to Arizona State University, Northern Arizona University, and the University of Arizona.