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WLBZ Bangor
Broken discipline tracking systems lets teachers flee troubled pastsGeorgia officials revoked a teacher’s license after finding he exchanged sexual
Broken discipline tracking systems lets teachers flee troubled pasts
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 3 hours ago
Georgia officials revoked a teacher’s license after finding he exchanged sexual texts and naked photos with a female student and was involved in physical altercations with two others. A central Florida teacher’s credentials were suspended after she... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Broken discipline tracking systems lets teachers flee troubled pastsGeorgia officials revoked a teacher’s license after finding he exchanged sexual
Broken discipline tracking systems lets teachers flee troubled pasts
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 3 hours ago
Georgia officials revoked a teacher’s license after finding he exchanged sexual texts and naked photos with a female student and was involved in physical altercations with two others. A central Florida teacher’s credentials were suspended after she... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Broken discipline tracking systems lets teachers flee troubled pastsGeorgia officials revoked a teacher’s license after finding he exchanged sexual
Broken discipline tracking systems lets teachers flee troubled pasts
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 3 hours ago
Georgia officials revoked a teacher’s license after finding he exchanged sexual texts and naked photos with a female student and was involved in physical altercations with two others. A central Florida teacher’s credentials were suspended after she... Read more
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First Coast News
Broken discipline tracking systems lets teachers flee troubled pastsGeorgia officials revoked a teacher’s license after finding he exchanged sexual
Broken discipline tracking systems lets teachers flee troubled pasts
First Coast News / Posted 3 hours ago
Georgia officials revoked a teacher’s license after finding he exchanged sexual texts and naked photos with a female student and was involved in physical altercations with two others. A central Florida teacher’s credentials were suspended after she... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Broken discipline tracking systems lets teachers flee troubled pastsGeorgia officials revoked a teacher’s license after finding he exchanged sexual
Broken discipline tracking systems lets teachers flee troubled pasts
KTVB Boise / Posted 3 hours ago
Georgia officials revoked a teacher’s license after finding he exchanged sexual texts and naked photos with a female student and was involved in physical altercations with two others. A central Florida teacher’s credentials were suspended after she... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Broken discipline tracking systems lets teachers flee troubled pastsGeorgia officials revoked a teacher’s license after finding he exchanged sexual
Broken discipline tracking systems lets teachers flee troubled pasts
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 3 hours ago
Georgia officials revoked a teacher’s license after finding he exchanged sexual texts and naked photos with a female student and was involved in physical altercations with two others. A central Florida teacher’s credentials were suspended after she... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Broken discipline tracking systems lets teachers flee troubled pastsGeorgia officials revoked a teacher’s license after finding he exchanged sexual
Broken discipline tracking systems lets teachers flee troubled pasts
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 3 hours ago
Georgia officials revoked a teacher’s license after finding he exchanged sexual texts and naked photos with a female student and was involved in physical altercations with two others. A central Florida teacher’s credentials were suspended after she... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Broken discipline tracking systems lets teachers flee troubled pastsGeorgia officials revoked a teacher’s license after finding he exchanged sexual
Broken discipline tracking systems lets teachers flee troubled pasts
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 3 hours ago
Georgia officials revoked a teacher’s license after finding he exchanged sexual texts and naked photos with a female student and was involved in physical altercations with two others. A central Florida teacher’s credentials were suspended after she... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Broken discipline tracking systems lets teachers flee troubled pastsGeorgia officials revoked a teacher’s license after finding he exchanged sexual
Broken discipline tracking systems lets teachers flee troubled pasts
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 3 hours ago
Georgia officials revoked a teacher’s license after finding he exchanged sexual texts and naked photos with a female student and was involved in physical altercations with two others. A central Florida teacher’s credentials were suspended after she... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Dual-eligible 101: A guide to MI Health Link's goals, problemsThe Care Bridge database is supposed to seamlessly transfer patient visit infor
Dual-eligible 101: A guide to MI Health Link's goals, problems
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 3 hours ago
The Care Bridge database is supposed to seamlessly transfer patient visit information among health plans, mental health organizations and physicians for people who qualify for both Medicaid and Medicare — known as "dual-eligible" patients. The system... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Dual-eligible program goals difficult to reachDual-eligible 101 Improving quality and reducing costs are primary goals cited
Dual-eligible program goals difficult to reach
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 3 hours ago
Dual-eligible 101 Improving quality and reducing costs are primary goals cited by participating HMO and mental health organizations in Michigan's dual-eligible demonstration program. (See story.)Executives I interviewed believe they will improve... Read more
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Morningstar
Trading Away PensionsWhen participants take a lump sum, they take on two risks that their employer u
Trading Away Pensions
Morningstar / Posted 4 hours ago
When participants take a lump sum, they take on two risks that their employer used to bear--investment risk (the risk that their investments might not perform as they expect) and longevity risk (the risk that they might outlive their savings). Plan... Read more
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USA Today
How we graded the states on teacher background checksThe USA TODAY NETWORK determined America's system for checking teachers' backgr
How we graded the states on teacher background checks
USA Today / Posted 9 hours ago
The USA TODAY NETWORK determined America's system for checking teachers' backgrounds is a loosely-connected patchwork of state laws and procedures, inconsistent practices by school districts and state officials, and wide variations in who’s... Read more
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USA Today
Broken discipline tracking systems lets teachers flee troubled pastsGeorgia officials revoked a teacher’s license after finding he exchanged sexual
Broken discipline tracking systems lets teachers flee troubled pasts
USA Today / Posted 11 hours ago
Georgia officials revoked a teacher’s license after finding he exchanged sexual texts and naked photos with a female student and was involved in physical altercations with two others. A central Florida teacher’s credentials were suspended after she... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Mississippi gets 'D' for teacher licensureMississippi's education licensing policies are in the bottom of the nation, bas
Mississippi gets 'D' for teacher licensure
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 16 hours ago
Mississippi's education licensing policies are in the bottom of the nation, based on background checks for teachers and transparency benchmarks, a new USA Today Network analysis has found. The results are part of a 50-state survey that assesses the... Read more
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Waxahachie Daily Light
Community Watch: Identity theft tax refund fraudEDITOR’S NOTE: We asked Dustin Jordan, community services officer with the Waxa
Community Watch: Identity theft tax refund fraud
Waxahachie Daily Light / Posted 17 hours ago
EDITOR’S NOTE: We asked Dustin Jordan, community services officer with the Waxahachie Police Department to write a weekly column in an effort to answer many of the law enforcement-related questions posed by our readers. This week, his fellow officer... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Judge won't halt contract for Oshkosh / TACOMWork will continue for Oshkosh Defense and its $6.7 billion contract for the Jo
Judge won't halt contract for Oshkosh / TACOM
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted yesterday
Work will continue for Oshkosh Defense and its $6.7 billion contract for the Joint Light Tactical Vehicle with the U.S. Army Tacom Life Cycle Management Command in Warren, after a federal judge refused Friday to stop it. Judge Charles Lettow of the... Read more
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The Washington Times
backed green energy failures leave taxpayers with $2.2 billion tab, audit findsTaxpayers are on the hook for more than $2.2 billion in expected costs from the
backed green energy failures leave taxpayers with $2.2 billion tab, audit finds
The Washington Times / Posted yesterday
Taxpayers are on the hook for more than $2.2 billion in expected costs from the federal government’s energy loan guarantee programs, according to a new audit Monday that suggests the controversial projects may not pay for themselves, as officials had... Read more
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Business Insider
The US Army is spending $30 billion to replace its fleet of HumveesThe U.S. Army’s $30 billion replacement for its Humvee fleet is getting back on
The US Army is spending $30 billion to replace its fleet of Humvees
Business Insider / Posted yesterday
The U.S. Army’s $30 billion replacement for its Humvee fleet is getting back on track after a federal court tossed out a request to stop work on the effort until a lawsuit over the program is resolved. Wisconsin-based Oshkosh Defense can start... Read more
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Yahoo News
The Army’s $30 Billion Humvee Replacement Climbs Out of a Ditch The U.S. Army’ $30 billion replacement for its Humvee fleet is getting back
The Army’s $30 Billion Humvee Replacement Climbs Out of a Ditch
Yahoo News / Posted yesterday
The U.S. Army’ $30 billion replacement for its Humvee fleet is getting back on track after a federal court tossed out a... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Air Force acquisition official removed for not disclosing Northrop linkThe U.S. Air Force has reassigned its acting weapons buyer to other duties afte
Air Force acquisition official removed for not disclosing Northrop link
The Seattle Times / Posted yesterday
The U.S. Air Force has reassigned its acting weapons buyer to other duties after he revealed that he failed to list “a Northrop Grumman retirement account held by his spouse” on his annual disclosure form, the service said in a statement. The Air... Read more
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Market Watch
When 65-year-olds grapple with student loan debtThe explosion in student debt over the last several years is often thought of a
When 65-year-olds grapple with student loan debt
Market Watch / Posted yesterday
The explosion in student debt over the last several years is often thought of as a problem for young people. The typical narrative goes that 20- and 30-somethings saddled with loans from their psychology or law school degree can’t buy homes, get... Read more
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Philly.com
House committee passes bill to privatize air traffic controlA private corporation would be able to set fees for use of air traffic services
House committee passes bill to privatize air traffic control
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
A private corporation would be able to set fees for use of air traffic services, which would produce a steady revenue stream and enable it to issue bonds and raise capital. Shuster said that would speed up deployment of the new system, which is... Read more
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Orange County Register
House committee passes bill to privatize air traffic controlWASHINGTON – A Republican-controlled House committee on Thursday endorsed a bil
House committee passes bill to privatize air traffic control
Orange County Register / Posted 2 days ago
WASHINGTON – A Republican-controlled House committee on Thursday endorsed a bill that would wrest responsibility for running the nation’s air traffic control system from the government and turn it over to a private, nonprofit corporation run by... Read more
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Business Wire
Oshkosh Corporation Continues Work under Joint Light Tactical Vehicle Production Contract“This decision is another indication that the U.S. Army conducted a thorough, m
Oshkosh Corporation Continues Work under Joint Light Tactical Vehicle Production Contract
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
“This decision is another indication that the U.S. Army conducted a thorough, methodical procurement process, and we are confident that the original JLTV contract award to Oshkosh will be upheld,” said Wilson R. Jones, Oshkosh Corporation president... Read more
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The Hill
Ride-sharing through the fog of labor lawsLast month, Lyft agreed to settle a class-action lawsuit brought by its drivers
Ride-sharing through the fog of labor laws
The Hill / Posted 2 days ago
Last month, Lyft agreed to settle a class-action lawsuit brought by its drivers in California. As part of the settlement, Lyft will pay $12.25 million to drivers and change some of the terms to which drivers must agree to access the Lyft platform.... Read more
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Al.com
Rep. Bradley Byrne vows to protect LCS program vital to Austal's Mobile workforceA federal budget proposal cutting a U.S. Navy ship building program that could
Rep. Bradley Byrne vows to protect LCS program vital to Austal's Mobile workforce
Al.com / Posted 2 days ago
A federal budget proposal cutting a U.S. Navy ship building program that could put thousands of jobs in Mobile at risk will face pushback from the Republican-controlled Congress, U.S. Rep. Bradley Byrne said Thursday. Byrne, R-Fairhope, said he... Read more
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CNN
Democratic debate: CNN's Reality Check team inspects claimsBy Tami Luhby, CNN Bernie Sanders once again grossly exaggerated when talking
Democratic debate: CNN's Reality Check team inspects claims
CNN / Posted 2 days ago
By Tami Luhby, CNN Bernie Sanders once again grossly exaggerated when talking about African-American youth unemployment. "Who denies that African-American youth unemployment, real, is over 50%," Sanders said in Thursday night's Democratic... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
Debate: CNN's Reality Check team vets claimsThe Democratic candidates for president gathered in Milwaukee on Thursday for t
Debate: CNN's Reality Check team vets claims
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 2 days ago
The Democratic candidates for president gathered in Milwaukee on Thursday for their sixth debate, and CNN's Reality Check team spent the night putting their statements and assertions to the test. The team of reporters, researchers and editors across... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
House committee passes bill to privatize air traffic controlWASHINGTON (AP) - A Republican-controlled House committee on Thursday endorsed
House committee passes bill to privatize air traffic control
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 2 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - A Republican-controlled House committee on Thursday endorsed a bill that would wrest responsibility for running the nation's air traffic control system from the government and turn it over to a private, nonprofit corporation run by... Read more
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TribLIVE
House committee moves to privatize air traffic control | TribLIVE Neighborhoods WASHINGTON — A House committee approved landmark
House committee moves to privatize air traffic control
TribLIVE / Posted 2 days ago
| TribLIVE Neighborhoods WASHINGTON — A House committee approved landmark legislation Thursday to shift air traffic control from the... Read more
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ABC News
House Committee Passes Bill to Privatize Air Traffic ControlA Republican-controlled House committee on Thursday endorsed a bill that would
House Committee Passes Bill to Privatize Air Traffic Control
ABC News / Posted 2 days ago
A Republican-controlled House committee on Thursday endorsed a bill that would wrest responsibility for running the nation's air traffic control system from the government and turn it over to a private, nonprofit corporation run by airlines and other... Read more
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The Morning Call
House committee passes bill to privatize air traffic controlA Republican-controlled House committee on Thursday endorsed a bill that would
House committee passes bill to privatize air traffic control
The Morning Call / Posted 2 days ago
A Republican-controlled House committee on Thursday endorsed a bill that would wrest responsibility for running the nation's air traffic control system from the government and turn it over to a private, nonprofit corporation run by airlines and other... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
House committee passes bill to privatize air traffic controlA Republican-controlled House committee on Thursday endorsed a bill that would
House committee passes bill to privatize air traffic control
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
A Republican-controlled House committee on Thursday endorsed a bill that would wrest responsibility for running the nation's air traffic control system from the government and turn it over to a private, nonprofit corporation run by airlines and other... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
House committee passes bill to privatize air traffic controlWASHINGTON (AP) - A Republican-controlled House committee on Thursday endorsed
House committee passes bill to privatize air traffic control
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 2 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - A Republican-controlled House committee on Thursday endorsed a bill that would wrest responsibility for running the nation's air traffic control system from the government and turn it over to a private, nonprofit corporation run by... Read more
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Newsmax
Air Force Official Removed for Not Disclosing a Northrop LinkThe U.S. Air Force has reassigned its acting weapons buyer to other duties afte
Air Force Official Removed for Not Disclosing a Northrop Link
Newsmax / Posted 2 days ago
The U.S. Air Force has reassigned its acting weapons buyer to other duties after he revealed that he failed to list “a Northrop Grumman retirement account held by his spouse” on his annual disclosure form, the service said in a statement. The Air... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
House committee passes bill to privatize air traffic controlWASHINGTON (AP) - A Republican-controlled House committee on Thursday endorsed
House committee passes bill to privatize air traffic control
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - A Republican-controlled House committee on Thursday endorsed a bill that would wrest responsibility for running the nation's air traffic control system from the government and turn it over to a private, nonprofit corporation run by... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
House panel votes to privatize air traffic controlWASHINGTON – A House committee approved landmark legislation Thursday to shift
House panel votes to privatize air traffic control
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 2 days ago
WASHINGTON – A House committee approved landmark legislation Thursday to shift air-traffic control from the Federal Aviation Administration to a not-for-profit corporation, in an effort to provide more stable funding and avoid congressional... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
House panel votes to privatize air traffic controlWASHINGTON – A House committee approved landmark legislation Thursday to shift
House panel votes to privatize air traffic control
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 2 days ago
WASHINGTON – A House committee approved landmark legislation Thursday to shift air-traffic control from the Federal Aviation Administration to a not-for-profit corporation, in an effort to provide more stable funding and avoid congressional... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
House panel votes to privatize air traffic controlWASHINGTON – A House committee approved landmark legislation Thursday to shift
House panel votes to privatize air traffic control
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 2 days ago
WASHINGTON – A House committee approved landmark legislation Thursday to shift air-traffic control from the Federal Aviation Administration to a not-for-profit corporation, in an effort to provide more stable funding and avoid congressional... Read more
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Salon.com
House committee passes bill to privatize air traffic controlWASHINGTON (AP) — A Republican-controlled House committee on Thursday endorsed
House committee passes bill to privatize air traffic control
Salon.com / Posted 2 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — A Republican-controlled House committee on Thursday endorsed a bill that would wrest responsibility for running the nation’s air traffic control system from the government and turn it over to a private, nonprofit corporation run by... Read more
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First Coast News
House panel votes to privatize air traffic controlWASHINGTON – A House committee approved landmark legislation Thursday to shift
House panel votes to privatize air traffic control
First Coast News / Posted 2 days ago
WASHINGTON – A House committee approved landmark legislation Thursday to shift air-traffic control from the Federal Aviation Administration to a not-for-profit corporation, in an effort to provide more stable funding and avoid congressional... Read more
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KTVB Boise
House panel votes to privatize air traffic controlWASHINGTON – A House committee approved landmark legislation Thursday to shift
House panel votes to privatize air traffic control
KTVB Boise / Posted 2 days ago
WASHINGTON – A House committee approved landmark legislation Thursday to shift air-traffic control from the Federal Aviation Administration to a not-for-profit corporation, in an effort to provide more stable funding and avoid congressional... Read more
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Daily Herald
House committee passes bill to privatize air traffic controlWASHINGTON -- A Republican-controlled House committee on Thursday endorsed a bi
House committee passes bill to privatize air traffic control
Daily Herald / Posted 2 days ago
WASHINGTON -- A Republican-controlled House committee on Thursday endorsed a bill that would wrest responsibility for running the nation's air traffic control system from the government and turn it over to a private, nonprofit corporation run by... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
House panel votes to privatize air traffic controlWASHINGTON – A House committee approved landmark legislation Thursday to shift
House panel votes to privatize air traffic control
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 2 days ago
WASHINGTON – A House committee approved landmark legislation Thursday to shift air-traffic control from the Federal Aviation Administration to a not-for-profit corporation, in an effort to provide more stable funding and avoid congressional... Read more
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Newsmax
House Committee Passes Bill to Privatize Air Traffic ControlThe Republican-controlled House committee on Thursday endorsed a bill that woul
House Committee Passes Bill to Privatize Air Traffic Control
Newsmax / Posted 2 days ago
The Republican-controlled House committee on Thursday endorsed a bill that would wrest responsibility for running the nation's air traffic control system from the government and turn it over to a private, nonprofit corporation run by airlines and... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
House panel votes to privatize air traffic controlWASHINGTON – A House committee approved landmark legislation Thursday to shift
House panel votes to privatize air traffic control
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 2 days ago
WASHINGTON – A House committee approved landmark legislation Thursday to shift air-traffic control from the Federal Aviation Administration to a not-for-profit corporation, in an effort to provide more stable funding and avoid congressional... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
House panel votes to privatize air traffic controlWASHINGTON – A House committee approved landmark legislation Thursday to shift
House panel votes to privatize air traffic control
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 2 days ago
WASHINGTON – A House committee approved landmark legislation Thursday to shift air-traffic control from the Federal Aviation Administration to a not-for-profit corporation, in an effort to provide more stable funding and avoid congressional... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
House panel votes to privatize air traffic controlWASHINGTON – A House committee approved landmark legislation Thursday to shift
House panel votes to privatize air traffic control
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 2 days ago
WASHINGTON – A House committee approved landmark legislation Thursday to shift air-traffic control from the Federal Aviation Administration to a not-for-profit corporation, in an effort to provide more stable funding and avoid congressional... Read more
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USA Today
House panel votes to privatize air traffic controlWASHINGTON – A House committee approved landmark legislation Thursday to shift
House panel votes to privatize air traffic control
USA Today / Posted 2 days ago
WASHINGTON – A House committee approved landmark legislation Thursday to shift air-traffic control from the Federal Aviation Administration to a not-for-profit corporation, in an effort to provide more stable funding and avoid congressional... Read more
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