Funding Bill Held Up by Differences on Air Traffic Controllers

Sanchez, Humberto
July 2003
Bond Buyer;7/22/2003, Vol. 345 Issue 31682, p5
Trade Publication
Reports that a disagreement between the U.S. government and the Congress over the legislation to prohibit the privatization of air traffic control personnel has held up the fiscal 2004 federal funding for airport infrastructure. Bill approved by the U.S. Senate for the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration's airport improvement program; Request made by U.S. President George W. Bush on the job of air traffic personnel; Differences between the House and Senate over the bill.


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