On August, 9, 2021, U.S. Senator Jim Inhofe (R-OK) spoke on the Senate floor in support of S.2166, the RETAIN GPS Act. In the Senator's remarks, he quoted GPSIA Executive Director, J. David Grossman, from a recent interview with POLITICO highlighting the RETAIN Act's protections for farmers, first responders, surveyors, construction workers, and state and local governments.[1]
 

[1] Consistent with the terms of their litigation settlements with Ligado, Garmin International, Inc and Deere & Company do not affirmatively endorse or oppose the deployment of Ligado’s proposed mobile communications network.