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Biden admin's new airline rules to require cash refunds for canceled flights, fees disclosed up front

Posted on AllSides April 24th, 2024
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The Biden administration announced new rules that mandate automatic cash refunds for canceled or significantly delayed flights and protect consumers from surprise junk fees in air travel. 

"These rules will significantly expand consumer protections in air travel, provide passengers an easier pathway to refunds when owed, and save consumers over half a billion dollars every year in hidden and surprise junk fees," the White House said in a statement released early Wednesday. 

"Passengers deserve to get their money back when an airline owes them - without headaches or haggling," Transportation Secretary Pete...

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