Oberstar seeks to tie anti-alliance measure to FAA funding bill

03/5/2009 | Financial Times (free content)

When House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee Chairman Rep. Jim Oberstar, D-Minn., introduced a bill last month requiring tougher oversight of airline alliances, few in the industry thought the measure would pass. But Oberstar now plans to attach his proposal to a crucial funding measure for the FAA, a move that could provoke unified opposition from both the airline industry and European regulators.

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