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Monday, April 18, 2011

Transportation Chief Looks for Ways to Make Flying Safer

“Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood says that while the government won’t pay air traffic controllers to take naps while on duty, federal officials are open to other options to ensure aviation safety.” (Associated Press)

Here’s an option: Put the airports into the competitive marketplace.

FEE Timely Classic
“Privatize the Airports!” by Lawrence W. Reed