GOP lawmaker: Airport order 'typical bureaucratic response'

"Unfortunately, the administration’s call for increased staffing at Reagan National, when there are no flights during the early morning hours, is a typical bureaucratic response. Increasing staff when there are no flights also violates FAA’s own management plan of staffing to air traffic," Mica said.
 
Mica questioned where the money for the increased air traffic control was going to come from.
 
“In difficult financial times for the nation, it is critical that we utilize our limited resources in the most responsible fashion without compromising safety,” he said.
 
Mica said Aviation subcommittee Chairman Tom PetriThomas (Tom) Evert PetriBreak the cycle of partisanship with infant, child health care programs Combine healthcare and tax reform to bring out the best in both Overnight Tech: Internet lobby criticizes GOP privacy bill | Apple sees security requests for user data skyrocket | Airbnb beefs up lobbying MORE (R-Wis.) would investigate the Reagan National incident.
 
The FAA and the National Transportation Safety Board are also investigating the incident.