Lawmakers' Letter On Virginia-Class Sub Funding

February 28, 2011

In a Feb. 4, 2011, letter, Reps. Joe Courtney (D-CT), James Langevin (D-RI), Robert Wittman (R-VA), Bobby Scott (D-VA), David Cicilline (D-RI), Randy Forbes (R-VA), Scott Rigell (R-VA), Christopher Murphy (D-CT), Betty Sutton (D-OH), James Renacci (R-OH), Rosa DeLauro (D-CT), John Larson (D-CT), Steve Israel (D-NY) and Jason Altmire (D-PA) call on House Appropriations Committee Chairman Bill Young (R-FL) and Ranking Member Norm Dicks (D-WA) to ensure "that adequate resources to support the construction of two submarines in FY-11 be allocated to the Virginia-class submarine program as Congress examines proposals to fund the government through the duration of fiscal year 2011."


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