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April 12, 2009

Legislators Scramble For F-22 Support To Save Production Jobs

Thousands Of Workers Hang In The Balance

On the heels of Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates' announcement last Monday of his budget recommendation to cut off production of the Lockheed Martin F-22A Raptor, legislators from states where F-22 components are made began drumming up support for congressional votes to continue the fighter's production, thus saving thousands of worker's jobs.

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