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Sen. Duckworth on legislation to improve airline handling of mobility, medical devices


Disabled travelers in the United States face embarrassing security pat downs, damaged and even lost mobility devices. In July, there were 834 reported incidents of damaged wheelchairs or scooters — an average of 28 a day. For more about the challenges and needed response, Judy Woodruff speaks to an Illinois Democrat, Sen. Tammy Duckworth, who introduced legislation to hold airlines accountable.

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