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Phil Griffin, who is running for Rutherford County Commission in the 7th District, told WGNS that he was endorsed by Rutherford County Sheriff Robert Arnold. Griffin tells us why he was endorsed by the Sheriff...
Griffin told WGNS that Sheriff Robert Arnold stated:
“I’ve had the opportunity to have in depth conversations with Mr. Griffin regarding various issues facing the Sheriff’s Office and through this conversations I’ve learned that his vision on these issues matches mine. He is committed to ensuring our county employees are protected from benefit cuts, and he is committed to placing additional deputies throughout our county.”
The 7th district seat in the county commission is currently held by Gary Farley, who recently announced his retirement from the commission. Farley has been on the commission for over 14-years.
Complete statement from Griffin (1-min. And 57-sec.):