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7:37 pm
Thu May 2, 2013

Bob Casy on the Sequester and Fixing Air Traffic Delays

Senator Bob Casey on sequestration
Senator Bob Casey on sequestration
Credit Senator Bob Casey

  If you've been doing any air travel lately, you're probably well aware of the frustrating delays Americans have been experiencing at airports across the country. A week ago the U.S. Senate approved a plan to end furloughs of air traffic controllers in order to decrease the intensifying flight delays. The day after that the house voted to provide more flexibility over where to make cuts required by the government sequester. Senator Bob Casey talks about where we stand with sequestration.