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Wednesday, Oct 23
Mayors press Holder to let American-US Airways merger fly
- Mayors from several major cities met with U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder to urge the DOJ to settle its case attempting to block the merger of US Airways (LCC -1.9%) with American Airlines (AAMRQ).
- The politicians echoed some of the same themes heared from a long list of labor groups that support the carrier combination.
- The trial is scheduled to start on November 25.