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Action Items for this Week: August 21-25
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Action Items for this Week: August 21-25 WASHINGTON REPORT FOR 8/14/17 PDF Website Audio Facebook Live Session CALL TO ACTION OPEN SKIES CALL TO ACTION Visit our Open Skies page. Download the Toolkit. Use the talking points to call the White House at 202.456.1414. Use the talking points to call your two U.S. Senators and your U.S. Representative. The Capitol switchboard […]

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Statement on Steve Bannon’s Departure from the White House
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Atlanta, GA – Tea Party Patriots President and co-founder Jenny Beth Martin made the following statement today, responding to reports of Steve Bannon’s departure from the White House. “We will miss Steve Bannon in the White House because he helped President Trump keep many of the promises he made on the campaign trail, like replacing […]

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Business Travel Coalition: Why Are Delta, American and United So Intent on a Policy Change That Would Decimate the World-Leading U.S. All-Cargo Industry?
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U.S. all-cargo airlines such as FedEx, UPS and Atlas Air are the envy of the global air cargo industry. Through vision, ingenuity and sweat they have built unrivaled global networks, which literally have changed the way the world works. In addition to employing hundreds of thousands of workers – several times more than Delta Air […]

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Flight Global: INTERVIEW: Bill Flynn, chief executive, Atlas Air
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To understand the scope of Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings’ ongoing business transformation, look no further than Amazon One – a Boeing 767-300ER freighter with registration N1997A. In August 2016, the 22-year-old aircraft, painted in the colours and logo of Amazon, became a symbol of a broad plan by Atlas chief executive Bill Flynn to align […]

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Air Cargo News: FedEx and UPS top bosses in memo to Trump: Keep the US globally competitive
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In a signed editorial published in the influential Wall Street Journal, FedEx Corp chairman and chief executive Fred Smith, and UPS chairman and chief executive David Abney write that they stand “shoulder to shoulder on the need to make government polices more equitable, growth oriented and simple.” The piece by the two global supply chain […]

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ObamaCare failures will bring double-digit premium increases to 71% of cities in 2018
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In the wake of ObamaCare’s stunning collapse, health insurers have started raising premiums yet again – just more evidence that ObamaCare is costing American families and must be repealed. The number of health insurers participating on exchanges has declined by 19 percent since 2014 and by 2018, there will be double-digit premium hikes in 71 […]

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Yahoo Finance UK: Don’t panic – you’ll still be able to fly to Europe after Brexit
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Several alarmist scenarios have been proposed with respect to the UK aviation industry post-Brexit. There is no doubt that Brexit creates unwelcome uncertainty and risks in the operating, regulatory and economic environments of several industries including aviation. The precise outcome will only be known once agreements on complex issues are reached. These include whether or not […]

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PBS NewsHour: Column: Brexit, the U.K.’s version of ‘repeal and replace’
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Imagine a household of seven individuals. A referendum is held to decide if they should stay or move. Three vote to stay, and four vote to move out. However, it turns out that among the four, one wants to move to the seaside, another to the mountain, while the other two would like to remain […]

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The Wall Street Journal: Business Rivals Agree on Policy
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At a time when the U.S. needs unity and bold reforms, American businesses must be partners in building the future. While the business community has diverse interests, every company should agree on basic policy priorities if we want to be globally competitive. That’s why we are speaking out together—two fierce competitors, UPS and FedEx , […]

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Tea Party Patriots Weekly Report from Washington for 8/14/17
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CALENDAR: The House and Senate have both left for their August recess, and will not return until Tuesday, September 5. APPOINTMENTS/CONFIRMATIONS: Now that White House Chief of Staff John Kelly has moved over from his position as Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security, that creates a vacancy in that office. For the first few […]

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“What happened in Charlottesville is terrorism and we join all Americans in condemning violence and hatred.”
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“We join Americans across the country in saying racism is repugnant. Every American is equal before the law and should be able to enjoy the blessings of freedom. What happened in Charlottesville is terrorism and we join all Americans in condemning violence and hatred.” (function(d, s, id) { var js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0]; if (d.getElementById(id)) […]

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