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Pelosi Takes Tens of Thousands of Airline Workers Hostage to Demand Blue State Bailout

A week ago, House Democrats were pushing for a standalone bill. On Thursday, Pelosi reversed her position.

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Posted in 2020 Election airlines CARES Act Economy Media Bias Nancy Pelosi Politics PPP unemployment

Pollak: Nancy Pelosi’s Airline Switch Proves She Hurt the Economy for Political Gain — Again

Nancy Pelosi waited for bad news for the president to pass the airline bailout — just likes waited for Trump to be impeached to pass…

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American Airlines To Cut 19,000 Jobs When Federal Aid Expires In October

American Airlines announced Tuesday it would be laying off 19,000 employees once federal support from the CARES Act expires in October.

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Poll: Majority of U.S. Air Travelers Uncomfortable Flying in Coronavirus Era

A slight majority of U.S. air travelers say they are not comfortable flying in the era of the novel coronavirus, a survey conducted by Gallup…

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Democrat Senator to Introduce Bill to ‘Ban the Sale of Middle Seats’ on Flights Through Pandemic

Democrat Sen. Jeff Merkley (D-OR) announced his intention to introduce a bill to “ban the sale of middle seats through this pandemic” after posting a picture…

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Airlines Shouldn’t Be Given Better Bailouts Than Small Businesses

If cash transfers to failing businesses are now a given any time the economy is in crisis, then where is the bailout for small businesses?

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Delta and American Halt All Flights Between China and the U.S.

All flights will be suspended started Febuary 6 through April 30.

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