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Honorable Denise Grimsley Endorses Cammack's Run for FL-03

Former State Senator and Representative Throws Her

Support Behind Cammack.


Gainesville, FL - Building on a consistent and steady momentum of local and national endorsements, Kat Cammack, the Constitutional conservative candidate for Congress in FL-03, has landed an endorsement from Hon. Denise Grimsley. Hon. Denise Grimsley served six years in the Florida State Senate and eight years in the Florida House of Representatives. She spent fourteen years on the Agriculture committee and three years as the Chairman. Grimsley was the first woman chair of the influential House Appropriations Committee. Denise recieved her MBA from the University of Miami. In 2013, she was awarded an Honorary Doctorate in Humane Letters for her work in Health Policy by Nova Southeastern University and a second Honorary Doctorate of Law Degree from Flagler College. During her career as a legislator, Denise was recognized by a variety of organizations from the Florida Citrus Mutual to the Florida Chamber of Commerce, for her consistent efforts on behalf of the Heartland. Hon. Denise Grimsley gave the following statement: "As an elected official, I understand the challenges of representing a constituency but, Kat has been prepared through her work with Congressman Ted Yoho to take on the task of FL-03. She has had the experiences needed to defend the people of America and her constituents from the impending threats of the House Democrats. Conservative women in leadership across the country take an extremely vital seat at the table in Washington, especially in the changing political landscape. "We need Republican women who are prepared to defend fiscal responsibility, national security, and small government. Kat has the power and fortitude to go up against the Democrats in Congress, and set an example of leadership for the coming generations, rooted in the Constitution and conservatism. Kat has proved time and time again to understand the spectrum of issues, from having extensive knowledge of the challenges facing the agricultural communities to the fights against human trafficking. There is no better candidate to represent Florida's 3rd than Kat." Cammack gave the following statement in response to the endorsement: "I am incredibly honored to have received this endorsement from Denise Grimsley. Denise is a household name in the ag community and an incredibly dedicated public servant. She has profoundly impacted the prosperity and longevity of the agriculture industry within the state of Florida. If elected, I look forward to continuing the work of a strong woman Conservative like Denise and advocate passionately for the future of agriculture in the state of Florida." On a national level, Kat has earned support from conservatives such as U.S. Senator Rand Paul (R, KY), "We Build the Wall" founder, Brian Kolfage, and the Tea Party Express.

Kat Cammack is a small business owner, a proud wife to a first responder, an alumnus of the United States Naval War College, and the longtime former Deputy Chief of Staff and Campaign Manager to Congressman Ted Yoho (R, FL-03). ###

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