The fight over the fate of the FAA continued Thursday as senators sniped about who is to blame if the agency shuts down again this weekend. Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) and other senators point the finger at Sen. Tom Coburn (R-Okla.), who was holding up the FAA bill, which expires Sept. 16, because of objections to the highway bill that is packaged with it. However, Republicans were trying to work with Coburn into the evening to reach an agreement with at least one news outlet ...


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