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Mike Thomas | John Mica and the FAA Shutdown

Planes Are Flying but Other FAA Functions Are Shutdown
Planes Are Flying but Other FAA Functions Are Shutdown

While the U.S. House and Senate were debating a debt ceiling deal this week, Winter Park Republican Congressman Mica was fighting a different battle ... over funding for the Federal Aviation Administration.

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As we've been reporting over the past several days, Congress has been unable to agree on a bill to re-authorize the agency.  The sticking points have to do with service to rural airports and the unionization of airline employees.

Orlando Sentinel Columnist - and new 90.7 contributor  Mike's Thomas tackled the issue in his column today.  Then, he sat down to talk about it with 90.7's Mark Simpson.

 

 

 

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