Reid: Compromise in hand to reopen FAA
(AP) - Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid says there is bipartisan compromise to end the partial shutdown of the Federal Aviation Administration that has left 74,000 transportation and construction workers idled.
In a statement Thursday, the majority leader did not specifydetails.
But other officials say they expect the Senate to accept aHouse-passed bill as early as Friday.
The officials spoke on condition of anonymity, saying theprecise terms remain confidential.