Fri, Aug 22, 2008
Aero-News: Quote of the Day
ANN's Quote 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.
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content of the day's news... and sometimes, they'll just be
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Aero-News Quote of the Day
"After weighing the positions of the candidates on
several important issues that affect the work life of PASS members,
PASS is confident in its support of Senator Obama. Senator Obama
has proven himself to be a champion of aviation safety and
workers’ rights. FAA employees are in need of that type of
support, and PASS believes that, as he has done in the past,
Senator Obama will continue to recognize the important work PASS
members perform everyday to keep this country safe."
Source: Tom Brantley, president of Professional
Aviation Safety Specialists National, announcing the union's
endorsement of presumptive Democrat nominee Barack Obama in
the upcoming presidential election.
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