The Senate Appropriations Committee Friday withdrew from the DOT appropriations bill measures that would have allowed for a $2 increase in passenger facility charges and extended the coverage of the Railway Labor Act to airlines and flight crews outside the U.S. (DAILY, Aug. 4). Committee Chairman Mark Hatfield (R-Ore.) said that since the transportation subcommittee markup Wednesday, the debate on PFCs "has been particularly charged. It is my judgment that the provision may be ...


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