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Thursday, August 4, 2011

FAA Partial Shutdown to Get New Attention

“With the bitter debate on raising the debt ceiling at last behind it, Washington turned its sights Wednesday to matters that had gone little-noticed in the months-long furor over the federal borrowing limit. Chief among them: a partial shutdown of the Federal Aviation Administration that has led to the furloughs of tens of thousands of workers and is costing the federal government $30 million a day.” (Washington Post)

Time to put air safety into the competitive realm.

FEE Timely Classic
“The Government Spiral” by Eric Nolte