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Sequestration could mean longer waits at LAX




Across-the-board spending cuts could lead to longer waits at LAX and other airports.
Across-the-board spending cuts could lead to longer waits at LAX and other airports.
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You've probably been unlucky enough to have flights delayed for weather…or mechanical difficulties. But now, get ready for the sequestration delay. Those across-the-board spending cuts are set to take place on Friday. To save hundreds of millions of dollars, the FAA is preparing to furlough staff and close air traffic control towers.  KPCC's Ben Bergman joins the show with us more.