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May 8th, 2009

Military Chief Resigns over Flyover

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Written by: The Iowa Republican

af1_photo1The controversial photo of a presidential plane flying by the Statue of Liberty.

“Scare Force One” cost a White House aide his job this afternoon.

The resignation is from Louis Caldera, the head of the White House military office who authorized and later apologized for the flight of the presidential plane on April 27 that terrified some New Yorkers because it reminded them of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks.

Click here to read more of the story and Caldera’s resignation letter.

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