The head of the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM) has made another pitch to President Barack Obama to visit Kansas to see the toll the business jet industry’s downturn has taken on workers there. Tom Buffenbarger said he made a personal appeal to Obama to come to Wichita during a Democratic governors’ luncheon in Washington, D.C., last week. It may have sounded familiar to the President, since Buffenbarger made a similar request to him last month after ...


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