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Aero-News Quote of the
"The FAA has consistently ranked at the bottom of the
Office of Personnel Management (OPM) annual survey of federal
agencies that asks government employees about their job environment
and satisfaction. This is the largest safety agency in the DOT and
the message coming from its own employees is that things
aren’t going well."
Source: From a statement issued by the FAA
Whistleblowers Alliance (FWA). The organization has come
forward to take credit for the White House petition to draft
retired US Airways Captain Chesley Sullenburger (pictured) for the
position of FAA Administrator.