Congress clears short-term FAA funding bill

Wednesday - 6/29/2011, 1:05pm EDT

Keith Laing, reporter, The Hill

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Imagine going for more than three years without a permanent authorization bill. The FAA has been doing it.

Congress just passed another short-term bill -- the 20th -- to buy time for work on a final one.

Keith Laing of the Hill discusses why this has taken so long.

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