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Aero-News Quote of the Day
"If someone claims that our core
mission is just warning the public of hazardous conditions, that's
really impossible unless we forecast the weather all the time. You
don't just plug in your clock when you want to know what time it
Source: Ed Johnson, the weather service's
director of strategic planning and policy, speaking about
legislation proposed by Sen. Rick Santorum.