North LA Biz Advocate Calls For F-35 Funding

The Biden Administration is considering massive cuts to the federal F-35 program, which supports 50,000 jobs in California. 

Drew Mercy, Executive Director of AV Edge, a business advocate in the Antelope Valley, recently joined KOGO Host Lou Penrose to discuss the importance of this program, which is responsible for building some of the most sophisticated fighter jets in the world. Funding for the F-35 fleet is critical for the region, the state, and for national security, Mercy explains.

Listen to the audio here.  



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