Air Force picks Truax for F-35 base; Madison opponents consider legal response

Air Force picks Truax for F-35 base; Madison opponents consider legal response

The Cap Times  |  15 April 2020  |  Steven Elbow   original article  While the U.S. Air Force cleared the final bureaucratic hurdle Wednesday to…

Miskimen:  Oppose F-35’s that are ineffective, dangerous, too expensive and they pollute

Miskimen: Oppose F-35’s that are ineffective, dangerous, too expensive and they pollute

Dear Alders: I have contacted my alder Patrick Heck and others about opposing the F-35 plans at Truax. Especially in this time of Covid-19, we…

Janet Parker: Mayor Rhodes-Conway has taken the right stance on F-35s

Janet Parker: Mayor Rhodes-Conway has taken the right stance on F-35s

The Cap Times  |  9 April 2020  |  Janet Parker, guest columnist The Air Force may make a decision on where to base the F-35…

Contact Madison alders: Common Council to discuss resolution opposing F-35 jets

Contact Madison alders: Common Council to discuss resolution opposing F-35 jets

NOTE: REGISTER FOR the resolution here (Item 77):  https://www.cityofmadison.com/clerk/meeting-schedule/virtual-meetings/register?meeting-id=43391 You can optionally register to speak. If you include your email they will send you a…

Parade to Oppose F-35’s : The Clarion, Voice of Madison College Students

Parade to Oppose F-35’s : The Clarion, Voice of Madison College Students

The Clarion  |  25 March 2020 Anica Graney, Managing Editor     “On Feb. 29, a large group of Madison community members spent their leap…

Tom Boswell: County Resolution on F-35 Joint Strike Fighter Jets

Tom Boswell: County Resolution on F-35 Joint Strike Fighter Jets

I’m aware that the Badger Air Community Council has been flooding your [County Supervisors] email box with letters in support of the Joint Strike Fighter…

Steve Books: County Resolution RES-548 Opposing F-35 Jets

Steve Books: County Resolution RES-548 Opposing F-35 Jets

Thanks to the sponsors of this resolution, 2019 RES-548, and to Supervisor Heidi Wegleitner for introducing this resolution.   I’m urging support, passage, and commitment…

Myth 2: Military spending is driven by security concerns [World Peace Foundation]

Original Article      “The decisions to build, sell or buy weapons systems often have little to do with defending the nation. Other factors at…

Conflicts of Interest ~ War Profiteers & the F-35

Conflicts of Interest ~ War Profiteers & the F-35

March 10, 2020    One cannot serve two masters, they say. In recent years, the corrupting influence of big money has replaced our government that…