Budget impasse could mean travel nightmare for fliers

Budget impasse could mean travel nightmare for fliers

Washington : DC : USA | Feb 21, 2013 at 9:30 AM PST
Source: Fox News
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FoxNews.com Travelers soon could be forced to arrive at the airport many hours before their flight to deal with an expected logjam at TSA checkpoints brought on by automatic budget cuts set to go into effect March 1 -- if Congress and President Obama cannot reach a deficit-reduction deal.  According... FULL ARTICLE AT Fox News
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