US airline trade organization Airlines for America (A4A) has launched a campaign to get government taxes and fees separated from base air fares in advertisements. The move has gained bipartisan support in Congress, but has met with protests from some travel agencies and consumer advocates. A4A’s campaign comes as a new bill, the Transparent Airfares Act of 2014, heads for the US Senate after making its way through the US House earlier in April. Announcing its campaign Wednesday, A4A ...

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