Airport Delays Point to Sequester Cuts

Air travel is likely to become even more frustrating than usual, starting today. The Federal Aviation Administration has begun furloughs resulting from mandatory budget cuts for some of its 47,000 agency employees. It's unclear how many employees are already affected by so-called sequestration, the automatic federal spending cuts that kicked in this year after Congress failed to reach a deal to reduce the national deficit. The bottom line is that travelers are faced with the real possibility...Full Story
Commenting on this article is closed.