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For Immediate Release

June 26, 2013


Airports Authority Congratulates Anthony Foxx
On Confirmation as U.S. Secretary of Transportation

The Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority issued the following statement congratulating Anthony Foxx on his confirmation as the next U.S. Secretary of Transportation:

“The Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority congratulates Anthony Foxx on his confirmation. We look forward to working with him as we pursue world-class travel opportunities for the National Capital region and to secure TIFIA loan financing for the Metrorail to Dulles project.”

“Secretary Ray LaHood has been a great national leader.  He was instrumental in moving the Silver Line project forward and in helping us make the Airports Authority a better organization.  We are grateful for Secretary LaHood’s service and wish him well in his future endeavors.”