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Boeing CEO Dave Calhoun to leave, in news that will be welcome to many Washingtonians

Research com­mis­sioned by the North­west Pro­gres­sive Insti­tute had found sup­port for Cal­houn’s depar­ture fol­low­ing more grave safe­ty laps­es at Boe­ing. Steve Mol­lenkopf, ex-CEO of Qual­comm, has been cho­sen as the next board chair and is tasked with find­ing Cal­houn’s suc­ces­sor. The com­pa­ny faces a press­ing need for a cul­ture shift towards safe­ty and restora­tion of trust.