Endorsements to date

The Rick Minor for County Commission campaign is proud to have received the following endorsements:


Big Bend Benevolent Police Association

"In the Leon County Commission, District 3 race, Rick Minor is the best candidate for public safety.  As such, the Big Bend Police Benevolent Association asks its members, their families and friends -- and all citizens who respect the strong and efficient enforcement of our laws -- to cast their ballots in support of Rick Minor," said Big Bend PBA President Steven B. Slade.




Tallahassee Professional Firefighters, Local 2339

"Rick Minor is the best choice for Leon County Commission, District 3. He is committed to working with first responders to ensure the safety of Leon County residents, and we wholeheartedly endorse him in this race. We urge Leon County voters to support Rick Minor for County Commission," said Joey Davis, spokesman for the Tallahassee Professional Firefighters.


Northwest Florida Federation of Labor, Big Bend Chapter

"Leon County’s elected officials must increase their focus on helping the middle class and those striving to enter the middle class.  For Leon County Commission District 3, Rick Minor is by far the best choice.  He’ll ensure that our local government works for the people who live here.  If you believe that a strong middle class is essential for a robust local economy, vote for Rick Minor on August 28th," said Samuel Neimeiser, President of the Northwest Florida Federation of Labor, Big Bend Chapter


Florida Alliance For Retired Americans

"Rick Minor understands the challenges faced by Leon County's retirees and he has a great deal of experience working on issues that are important to seniors," said Barbara DeVane, Recording Secretary of the Florida Alliance For Retired Americans. "He will work tirelessly to improve the quality of life for retirees, and we enthusiastically endorse him for Leon County Commission, District 3."


Equality Florida Action PAC

"Equality Florida Action PAC is proud to endorse Rick Minor for Leon County Commission, District 3," said Joe Saunders, Senior Political Director for Equality Florida. "Rick has a long history of fighting for equality and fairness for all citizens, and we urge Leon County voters to support him."


AFSCME Local 1199 FPD

"Now, more than ever, we need strong champions for public sector employees," said Mark Neimeiser, President/Executive Director of AFSCME Local 1199 FPD.  "We proudly endorse Rick Minor because he is the best candidate to advocate for fairness for government employees and excellence in public services.  We encourage all public sector employees and their families to vote for Rick Minor for Leon County Commission, District 3."

Capital Outlook


Capital Outlook, a weekly newspaper by Live Communications, Inc.

"Rick Minor is an energetic, engaging and inspirational leader. He has a proven record in community service and governmental relations. He will bring vision and innovation in the area of jobs, and he will support programs that revive struggling communities."


Rep. Loranne Ausley (D-Tallahassee)

State Representative Loranne Ausley, D-Tallahassee:

"Leon County citizens will be well served by Rick Minor’s experience, integrity and dedication.  As a County Commissioner, he’ll stand up for what’s right."

Rep. Ramon Alexander (D-Tallahassee)

State Representative Ramon Alexander, D-Tallahassee:

"Rick Minor will fight for higher-paying jobs and safer neighborhoods for everyone in Leon County.  He’s one of the good ones, and we need him on the County Commission.  Vote for Rick on August 28th!"


Allison Tant, former Chair of the Leon County Democratic Party and the Florida Democratic Party:

“Rick Minor is a strong community leader who is focused on the issues we care about.  We need his leadership on the County Commission.  Vote for Rick on August 28th!”


Dale Landry, Civil Rights Leader:

"Rick Minor will work for ALL of us.  In fact, I urged him to run for office because of his demonstrated commitment to the community.  Please vote for him on August 28th."



Marjorie Turnbull, former State Representative and former Leon County Commissioner:

"Searching for a County Commission candidate who is honest, trustworthy, compassionate, hardworking, openly listens, achieves results, is able to build consensus, and puts constituents above self?  Look no further than Rick Minor.  That is why I am enthusiastically endorsing him for County Commission."


Annie Harris, Artist and Community Activist:

"Rick Minor will be a leader we can be proud of.  Let’s get him elected to the County Commission!"


Darryl Steele, Soul/R&B Musician and Songwriter:

"Rick Minor is on our side.  Vote for him on August 28th!"


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