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NYS FOP Endorses Schmitt for Assembly

New Windsor, NY -- (10/18/18) Colin Schmitt, candidate for the 99th NYS Assembly District, has been endorsed by the 20,000+ member strong New York State Fraternal Order of Police!

Michael Essig, State FOP President states in an endorsement letter, “We are pleased to advise you of our endorsement of your candidacy for election to the New York State Assembly -- 99th District.

“We have based our endorsement upon your demonstrated and continued support of police professionals.”

“Further, as police professionals who most experience and witness the trauma and effects of criminal behavior wrecked upon our fellow citizens, we understand, all too well, the significance of dedicated public servants as you who possess the courage and compassion to promote the confidence in our government and courts.”

Colin Schmitt stated, “I am proud to be running as the pro-law enforcement candidate for State Assembly. I have a proven track record of supporting law enforcement and working side-by-side with them to protect our communities. I am grateful to have earned the endorsement of the FOP and will always back the blue in Albany.”

Colin Schmitt is committed to public service.  Colin is a member of the U.S. Army National Guard and chief-of-staff for New Windsor’s town government.  Previously, Colin served as Director of Operations for the NYS Senate Committee on Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs.  Colin and his wife, Nikki, live in the Town of New Windsor.