US sues to stop deal between American Airlines and JetBlue

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Hi Mike Rossi a reporting the US sues to stop a deal between American Airlines and JetBlue the justice department and six states have filed a lawsuit to block a partnership between American Airlines and JetBlue in a statement Attorney General Merrick garland said the alliance would result in higher fares fewer choices and lower quality service if allowed to continue attorneys general of California Massachusetts Florida Pennsylvania Virginia Arizona and the district of Columbia join the lawsuit American and JetBlue said they will continue their alliance unless ordered by a court to stop the deal between the airlines was approved by the transportation department in the final days of the trump administration Mike Rossi out Washington

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