[QUOTE]: Article at TheHill.com

QUOTE Kevin Mitchell, on 5/22/2015

“…the U.S. airline industry, by the BIG 3’s very own math, has been the most heavily taxpayer subsidized and structurally advantaged in the history of commercial aviation….”

– blogged at TheHill.com

Mitchell is founder of the Business Travel Coalition, and OpenSkies.travel, and works to promote Open Skies policies. His comments relate to gross hypocrisy by the 262 members of the U.S. House who signed a recent letter, encouraging anti-competition to benefit Delta, American and United. He also points to the ongoing cozy relationship between the airline industry and members of Congress, where travel perks are traded for protectionism. Click here to read the original blog.