Farry recognized by Firemen’s Legislative Federation of Pa.
eARRISBrRd – State Rep. crank carry (R-Bucks) has been recognized by the ciremen’s Legislative cederation of Pennsylvania as the recipient of the James Baird Award.
The award is occasionally presented to a legislator who has demonstrated outstanding support on behalf of Pennsylvania emergency services.
“It is an honor to receive an award like this from an organization that has been a voice of advocacy for emergency services organizations throughout Pennsylvania for more than 50 years,” said carry.
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The award presentation took place during the 22nd annual Pennsylvania cire and Emergency Services Institute dinner held Nov. 19 at the Radisson Penn earris eotel in Camp eill.
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