Sunday, February 7, 2016

Obama asks Congress for 'clean' FAA bill

Congress returns to work next week and here's a problem that needs to be dealt with soon: The temporary solution to the shutdown of the Federal Aviation Administration last month expires in another two weeks, on Sept. 16. President Obama has asked Congress to stop playing political games with the FAA reauthorization bill and pass one that gives the air-safety agency a longer period of stability. Read more about it here ...

Obama asks Congress for 'clean' FAA bill

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Congress returns to work next week and here's a problem that needs to be dealt with soon: The temporary solution to the shutdown of the Federal Aviation Administration last month expires in another two weeks, on Sept. 16. President Obama has asked Congress to stop playing political games with the FAA reauthorization bill and pass one that gives the air-safety agency a longer period of stability. Read more about it here ...

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Tom Belden has been reporting about Philadelphia International Airport and other air travel subjects for more than 20 years, writing columns for The Inquirer's Travel and Business sections. His reporting (with colleague Craig McCoy) on baggage handling problems in Philadelphia have been credited with helping to improve the system. His previous blog was called Road Warrior. He can reached at tbelden@phillynews.com. Reach Tom at tbelden@phillynews.com.

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