Award–winning journalist Andrea Bernstein is Senior Editor for Politics & Policy for WNYC News. She has previously served as Metro Editor, Political Director, Director of Transportation Nation, and Senior Reporter.
Did you wake up this morning and realize your Federal Aviation Administration was closed? Even though the FAA has been partially shut down nearly two weeks over a funding dispute, in the fog of debt talks, almost no one paid attention. But now that it looks like some 74,000 workers will be off the job until at least September, focus is getting, um , a little sharper.
Transportation Nation's Todd Zwillich breaks it all down for you on the NewsHour: