The FAA’s decision to begin air traffic controller furloughs nationwide on April 21 is raising bipartisan ire in Congress, with calls for the agency to provide more information on budget-cutting alternatives or to at least suspend the furloughs for a month. “Congress and the public have raised legitimate questions about how the sequestration process has been handled and what can be done to mitigate the effects,” Senators Jay Rockefeller (D-W.Va.), and John Thune, (R-S.D.)—the chairman and ...
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