Whether the F-35 comes to Tucson remains to be seen but make no mistake, Washington, D.C., the Air Force and the Department of Defense are watching. Right now, they see a community that does not support the Air Force’s mission.
Thanks to Tucson Forward, a small but vocal group, Washington’s decision-makers believe Tucson no longer values the missions of the 162nd Fighter Wing of the Air National Guard and Davis-Monthan Air Force Base.
See the whole story at http://www.insidetucsonbusiness.com/opinion/columnists/guest_opinion/small-vocal-tucson-forward-misrepresents-tucson-on-f/article_dc794be0-fdfb-11e1-9d87-001a4bcf887a.html
Check out http://tucsonforward.com/ for more against the Tuscon F35 Fight. Peter, Pat and Bernie: we’re not the only sensible ones. Not every community wants the F35s and Burlington is the LAST PLACE they make sense.