Daily Archives: June 2, 2007

Not Good Enough

The Senate has passed an air passengers’ bill of rights with no limit on how long passengers can be held against their will on a grounded aircraft. That’s not even close to good enough.

The bill does require the airlines to provide grounded passengers with basic necessities, such as food, water and working toilets. But that still doesn’t give an airline passenger any more rights than, say, your average incarcerated felon.

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