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Indiana State FOP endorses Democrat Jack Morris

The Indiana State Fraternal Order of Police has endorsed Democrat Jack Morris in the race for Senate District 15 in Fort Wayne.

“I’m proud to have gained the trust and endorsement of the folks we count on every day to protect our community here in Ft. Wayne," Morris said. "The brave men and women of law enforcement deserve a strong advocate at the Statehouse and I intend to be that voice.”

Morris faces Republican Liz Brown for the seat.

Morris also will participate in the annual Fort Wayne Labor Day Picnic at Headwaters Park Amphitheater Monday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.