“U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue today announced a slate of Farm Service Agency (FSA) and Rural Development (RD) State Directors, all serving as appointees of President Donald J. Trump. FSA State Directors help implement U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) policies in planning, organizing, and administering FSA programs in their respective states. They are also responsible for running the day-to-day activities of the state FSA office. Similarly, RD State Directors work to help improve the economy and quality of life in rural America” USDA Reports
Neil Combee currently serves in the Florida House of Representatives and previously served on the Board of Southwest Florida Water Management District and was a Polk County Commissioner.”
Combee is a Republican member of the Florida House of Representatives representing the 39th District, which includes northern Polk County and parts of northwestern Osceola County which include the Celebration area
Trump carried district 39 by 19% in 2016 against Hillary Clinton 57.77%-38.74%.
“Josie Tomkow files to replace Neil Combee In House District 39
Florida’s agriculture industry is too important to our economy,” Tomkow said. “I will stand with Florida’s farmers and ranchers to make sure our state’s policies protect and defend the values of our community. I will represent the needs of Florida’s hardworking families to keep the Florida dream affordable and government from intruding further into our lives.”
Combee is already backing Tomkow.”