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CQ on Congress


Feb 24, 2016

Congress is looking at privatizing the nation’s air traffic control system in order to help raise funds for efforts such as a next generation navigation system. But the spinoff faces powerful opposition from lawmakers who control the purse strings, the military and other players who contend the idea would be a sop to the airlines and disrupt a system that’s worked well for the public.