Since 2007, Republicans and Democrats have been unable to agree on how to fund the Federal Aviation Administration. Instead, they passed a series of temporary measures - 20 different bills over the past four years. Last Friday, after they failed to pass yet another extension, funding for the FAA ran out. Could this be the shape of things to come for Congress' debt ceiling talks? Andy Steinberg, former chief counsel to the FAA during the Bush administration explains more.
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