"Today's move by the U.S. is the bold action we need to protect our workers and send a strong message to Europe that enough is enough," said U.S. Sen. Patty Murray, D-Wash., who has long complained that the European Union should stop Airbus launch aid. "Unfortunately, Europe has never taken these talks or this issue seriously," Murray said. - (Full Article)

- Seattle Post-Intelligencer - March 19, 2005