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FAA FURLOUGHS-INTRO

GOOD NEWS FOR AIR TRAVELERS -- THE THREAT OF BOGGED-DOWN AIR TRAFFIC LED TO A RARE MOMENT OF POLITICAL HARMONY TODAY IN WASHINGTON.

BEFORE CATCHING FLIGHTS HOME FOR A WEEK OFF... MEMBERS OF CONGRESS VOTED TO GET AIR TRAFFIC CONTROLLERS BACK TO WORK.

THIS IS JUST THE FIRST OF WHAT COULD BE A SERIES OF SHOWDOWNS OVER THOSE AUTOMATIC BUDGET CUTS KNOWN AS 'THE SEQUESTER.'

BRIAN MOOAR HAS THE STORY FROM WASHINGTON.

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