JANESVILLE, Wis. – First Congressional District candidate Bryan Steil announced today the endorsement of the Kenosha Professional Police Association board of directors. The endorsement adds to the list of law enforcement officials and organizations supporting Steil. On Wednesday, all six sheriffs in the First Congressional District, both Democrats and Republicans, endorsed Steil.

Bryan Steil: “I am proud to have the trust and confidence of the Kenosha Professional Police Association board of directors. These officers put their lives on the line to fight crime and respond to the needs of Kenosha every day. Their bravery is an inspiration. In Congress, I’ll stand up for law enforcement and their work to protect our community.”

Pete Deates, President, Kenosha Professional Police Association: “The Kenosha Professional Police Association board of directors is proud to endorse Bryan Steil. Bryan has our back and we have his. Bryan is committed to public safety and standing up for families in Kenosha and throughout the district.”

Bryan Steil won the Republican nomination for the First Congressional District on August 14 with over 51 percent of the vote in a five-way contest. Steil is running for Congress to fight for American workers and prepare our workforce for the jobs of the future. Steil is a member of the University of Wisconsin Board of Regents and has a strong background as a business leader. For the past nine years, Steil has worked for manufacturing companies in Rock County and has learned the importance of fiscal discipline and risks of government red tape. Steil was born and raised in Janesville, Wisconsin, where he currently lives.