US Sens. Benjamin Cardin (D-Md.) and Mary Landrieu (D-La.) joined a growing chorus of lawmakers taking on Spirit Airlines, introducing legislation to prohibit air carriers operating in the US from charging fees for carryon baggage. Dubbed the "Free of Fees for Carryon Act," Cardin's and Landrieu's bill also would require advance disclosure of special fees for specialty checked items. "Carryon items are important for the safety and health of the air traveling public," Cardin said, asserting ...

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