The Government Accountability Office has called on the Air Force to reopen the bid process by which a combine involving Northrop Grumman and the French aircraft maker Airbus to build the U.S. next refueling tanker. Here’s a news release from GAO.
Washington (state) officials are delighted. But questions arise whether it’s just coincidental that their perspective on the soundest decision just happens to be the one that supports jobs in their home state.
And here’s what Sen. Patty Murray’s office released.