Tag Archives: Ray LaHood

History Repeating Itself?

Today is the 30th Anniversary of the PATCO strike.  Regardless of whether you believe they were right or wrong, the controllers of PATCO stood up for what they believed in.  Don Brown wrote this post this morning and WWVB had … Continue reading

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Hard Choices

I recently wrote about the furlough of 4,000 FAA employees.  Delta and United raised their rates to reflect the difference in aviation taxes the FAA is no longer authorized to collect.  Consumers who choose those airlines are, in essence, helping … Continue reading

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15,000 More Scapegoats

A few days ago I wrote this about Hank Krakowski’s “resignation:” But, in all fairness to the man, his biggest contributions to this latest mess are the staffing/hiring levels and not really addressing the fatigue issues inherent in working our … Continue reading

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