U.S. Chamber Letter on the Nomination of Barbara Barrett to be Secretary of the Air Force

Wednesday, September 11, 2019 - 10:15am

Dear Chairman Inhofe and Ranking Member Reed:

         The U.S. Chamber of Commerce strongly supports the nomination of Barbara Barrett to be Secretary of the U.S. Air Force. 

         Ms. Barrett has a distinguished record of public service as ambassador to Finland under President George W. Bush and as deputy administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration. In addition, Ms. Barrett has unique experience as an aviator and trained NASA astronaut. Ms. Barrett possesses an extraordinary depth of industry experience including having served as chair of the Aerospace Corporation. 

         The Chamber urges the Committee to report favorably Ms. Barrett’s nomination to the full Senate.

 

Sincerely,

 

Suzanne P. Clark

President

U.S. Chamber of Commerce
 

 

cc: Members of the Committee on Armed Services