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Airline Unions Angered over Executive Bonuses

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Airline Unions Angered over Executive Bonuses

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Airline Unions Angered over Executive Bonuses

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Claiming American Airlines' leaders bargained in bad faith, union leaders now say they're reconsidering concessions they previously agreed to. That follows news that top executives would get bonuses and pension-fund additions even as they negotiated big cuts from the unions to help sidestep bankruptcy. NPR's Wade Goodwyn reports.