US Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison (R-Tex.) introduced legislation last week to implement the June deal to phase out the Wright Amendment. The arrangement reached by the cities of Dallas and Ft. Worth, American Airlines and Southwest Airlines requires congressional approval. "My bill will repeal the Wright Amendment over eight years and achieve a balance between Love Field and the Dallas-Ft. Worth International Airport with a significant benefit to consumers," Hutchison said. "The ...

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