Wrangling starts over presidential chopper

Tiron, Roxanna
June 2009
Hill;6/11/2009, Vol. 16 Issue 68, p21
The article reports on the support of representative Gene Taylor to the decision of U.S. President Barack Obama to delay the contract of Lockheed Martin and Agusta Westland for a new presidential chopper.


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