or Login to see your representatives.

Access Candidates' and Representatives' Biographies, Voting Records, Interest Group Ratings, Issue Positions, Public Statements, and Campaign Finances

Simply enter your zip code above to get to all of your candidates and representatives, or enter a name. Then, just click on the person you are interested in, and you can navigate to the categories of information we track for them.

Public Statements

Griffin: Cancelling the C-130 AMP Upgrades Would Be "Shortsighted and Ill-Advised'

Statement

By:
Date:
Location: Little Rock, AR

Congressman Tim Griffin (AR-02) issued the following statement in response to news reports that Obama Administration officials are considering the cancellation of the C-130 Avionics Modernization Program (AMP):

"If accurate, the Obama Administration's decision to cancel the C-130 AMP upgrades strikes me as shortsighted and ill-advised. These aircraft, many of which are based at our own Little Rock Air Force Base, provide our country with critical combat and humanitarian capabilities, and the AMP upgrades will extend the life of the fleet and save taxpayers money. As a Member of the House Armed Services Committee and co-founder of the bipartisan Congressional C-130 Modernization Caucus, I will monitor developments very closely and oppose the cancellation of the C-130 AMP upgrades."


Source:
Back to top