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Opinion - August 3, 2012

Hangar One hangs in limbo

Look no further than the skeletal remains of Hangar One at Moffett Field to see what happens when Washington decision-makers are hopelessly embroiled in partisan gridlock and bureaucrats in the National Aeronautics and Space Agency (NASA) cannot make a decision that would restore the historic structure, at no cost to the government! The powers that be arrived at their indecision despite a strong local movement to restore Hangar One, which was supported by Rep. Anna Eshoo, a Democrat, who apparently has very little influence in a Republican-controlled House of Representatives. Eshoo has been a staunch promoter of restoring Hangar One, even after the Navy refused to do so, ignoring its responsibilities as the former operator of Moffett Field.

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