It has come to my attention that Lockheed Martin will begin shutting down production of the valued F-22 fighter planes which the US Air Force needs (a total of) 243 more of unless President Obama “certifies that continued production of the F-22 is in the national interest” by March 1, 2009. Here are the links to a few artices: (Reuters) U.S. Air Force says needs more F-22 fighters, (UPI) Obama needs to rescue the F-22 Raptor from being scrapped and (War is Boring) Only 60 More Raptors? Everybody Panic!
Please read these articles before you make any calls. I want you to know what they are saying. You may also have a better handle on this than I do, and I’m not too proud to admit it.
The Capitol: 202-224-3121.
The White House: 202-456-1111 or 456-1414.
House Committees: Armed Services 202-225-4151.
Senate: Armed Services: 202-224-3871, Foreign Relation: 202-224-4651.
Source(s): Jim Wolf, Reuters; UPI, Loren B. Thomson; Ethan Kendrick, Hynes Communications; and ‘War is Boring’.
May you walk with the LORD always, and when you cannot take another step, may He carry you the rest of the way until you can walk along side Him again.