Tue, Jun 12, 2007
Aero-News: Quote of the Day
of the Day usually derives from current news, though we reserve the
right to pick quotes out of history that have a bearing on the
day's events and issues.
Sometimes, you'll find them timely and in keeping with the
content of the day's news... and sometimes, they'll just be
Reader suggestions and comments are welcome... and if
particularly intriguing, timely, or poignant, may themselves become
future Quotes of the Day.
Let us hear from you, folks!
Aero-News Quote of the Day
"The amounts of money involved are so large, and it's so
difficult to unscramble the egg after the fact, we figured even if
there's the remotest chance that the election would have to be
rerun we would err on the side of caution here and hold up the
Source: David Borer, general counsel for the
Association of Flight Attendants-CWA at Northwest Airlines.
Substantial payouts for the airline's 8,100 FA's are currently on
hold, as the union investigates charges of voter fraud in the
recent ratification vote of a new contract.
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