TITLE

Dallas, Fort Worth Hope to Make Wright Recommendation Today

AUTHOR(S)
Albanese, Elizabeth
PUB. DATE
June 2006
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;6/14/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32402, p39
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the efforts of Dallas and Fort Worth officials to reach an agreement over the future of the Wright Amendment. Both cities had set June 14, 2006 as the deadline to reach a regional consensus about the future of the measure which restricts air travel from Dallas Love Field to a handful of states. According to congressional leaders, the Wright Amendment can only be changed at the national level.
ACCESSION #
21258833

 

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