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August 22, 2011
This week the Transportation Department will introduce new federal rules for airlines that are designed to protect fliers. Many airlines, however, say that the new rules will only end up driving flight prices up.
The new consumer protection rules, to take effect Tuesday, August 23, include:
In addition, several more rules will be added beginning on January 24, 2012. These rules include:
Do you think these new federal airline regulations are a good idea?
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