"Weighing in on the gun debate following the Florida high school massacre will apparently cost Delta Air Lines millions.
Pro-gun Republicans in the Georgia legislature have easily approved a tax bill that strips out a sales tax exemption on jet fuel. Delta, based in Atlanta, would have been the primary beneficiary. Republican Gov. Nathan Deal calls the dispute an “unbecoming squabble.” Other states, including Virginia, have welcomed Delta to move its headquarters
Lt. Gov. Casey Cagle and other Republicans vowed to kill the Delta tax break after the airline announced it would no longer offer discounted fares to NRA members."