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Cravaack Supports 148th As Active Associate Unit


Thursday, June 16, 2011 11:58 am CDT
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Caption: Congressman Cravaack talks to members of the Duluth Chamber Military Affairs Committee

WASHINGTON, DC (KDAL) -
Minnesota 8th District Congressman Chip Cravaack met with the delegation from Duluth in Washington D-C on Wednesday  The delegation that includes Mayor Don Ness, Minnesota Lt Governor Yvonne Prettner Solon and members of the Duluth Chamber of Commerce Military Affairs Committee, are in Washington to advocate for the 148th Fighter Wing of the Minnesota Air National Guard to become an active associate unit 

Cravaack, a former reservist, supports the designation which would bring active duty Air Force personnel to the base to work with guard members while sharing a common military mission  Cravaack looks forward to working with the Air Force and the local delegation to help bring active duty airmen to Duluth

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