Loans to U.S. Airlines Questioned With several airlines struggling to survive, there are growing questions about the federal government's role in propping up the industry. There are some who say the government, through a series of loan guarantees and grants, has allowed airlines to postpone making hard choices. Hear NPR's Jack Speer.
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Loans to U.S. Airlines Questioned

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Loans to U.S. Airlines Questioned

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Loans to U.S. Airlines Questioned

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With several airlines struggling to survive, there are growing questions about the federal government's role in propping up the industry. There are some who say the government, through a series of loan guarantees and grants, has allowed airlines to postpone making hard choices. Hear NPR's Jack Speer.