WSJ editorial: Sequester strategy "a political flop"

04/23/2013 | Wall Street Journal, The

A Wall Street Journal editorial says the politics of sequestration resulted in "a political flop" of a decision to furlough air traffic controllers rather than cutting spending elsewhere. The editorial stated: "On Monday, as flight delays were hitting travelers at airports around the country due to these allegedly unavoidable cuts, the top story on the Department of Transportation's website announced a $474 million grant program that promises to 'make communities more livable and sustainable.' How about awarding grants to the control towers at Hartsfield and O'Hare?"

View Full Article in:

Wall Street Journal, The

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Transportation

Job Title Company Location
Airline Information Technologies & Analysis SME
The Boeing Company
Seattle, WA
Engineer - Project Engineering - Propulsion
United Airlines
Chicago, IL
Technical Lead
Hawaiian Airlines
Honolulu, HI
Airline Station Manager
Airport Terminal Services, Inc.
Columbus, OH
Manager, Airport Division - Southwest Region
Federal Aviation Administration
Fort Worth, TX