March 13, 2013

Bipartisan Amendment to Senate Continuing Resolution

Senator Jerry Moran (R-KS) has filed Amendment #45 to provide $50 million to keep contract towers open by cutting that funding for the FAA's facilities and research accounts.  Of the nearly two dozen amendments that have been filed so far, this one has the most cosponsors and the most bipartisan support.  

The following Senators are original cosponsors to the amendment: 

  • Senator James Inhofe (R-OK) 
  • Senator Richard Blumenthal (D-CT)
  • Senator Roy Blunt (R-MO)
  • Senator John Boozman (R-AR)
  • Senator Mark Kirk (R-IL) 
  • Senator Mark Pryor (D-AR)
  • Senator Pat Roberts (R-KS)

Contact your Senate offices today and ask that they support the Moran amendment (#45). 

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