A congressional proposal to raise the passenger facility charge to fund airport expansion and renovation would harm Florida's tourism industry, writes Armando Ibarra, former member of the Miami-Dade Citizens Transportation Advisory Committee. "Higher taxes would drive up ticket costs, pricing many travelers out of the market," he asserts in this commentary.
Opinion: Fla. tourism could be hurt by PFC increase
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