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Topic - Robert Clarke Brown
The authority overseeing the D.C. area's two main airports approved new travel rules for its board of directors and staff and decided to halt no-bid contracts, as the emotions of the embattled board members simmered at a contentious Wednesday meeting.
He pointed out that while it may be relatively easy for local members to make trips to board and business meetings, federal appointees often need more flexibility for their travel.
"When Tom was a member of Congress, he didn't have the Speaker approve his travel," Mr. Brown said, referring to Vice Chairman Thomas M. Davis III, who represented Virginia in Congress from 1995-2008.