Democratic congressional candidate Farrell defends public safety record

Democratic congressional candidate Diane Farrell defended her record on public safety during an appearance at the Westport Fire House Wednesday. Farrell was joined by former Nebraska Senator Bob Kerrey,

News 12 Staff

Oct 25, 2006, 4:45 PM

Updated 6,425 days ago

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Democratic congressional candidate Farrell defends public safety record
Democratic congressional candidate Diane Farrell defended her record on public safety during an appearance at the Westport Fire House Wednesday.
Farrell was joined by former Nebraska Senator Bob Kerrey, who was on the 9/11 Commission. One of the commission's recommendations was creating interdepartmental communications to allow everyone seamless communication when responding to disaster. Westport is the only department in the region to have the technology, which allows police and fire personnel to communicate with each other. Farrell says it demonstrates her commitment to public safety.
Farrell also gained the endorsement from the New York Times Wednesday. She says it's a great honor, especially since the paper backed Congressman Chris Shays (R-CT) in 2004.
Related Information Congressional candidates fight for final word in final debate Shays, Farrell set to meet again for 4th District Congressional seat


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