Airlines floating the idea of taking your weight before you board a flight

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Travel expert Gary Leff of View From The Left Wing joins Steve Bertrand on Chicago’s Afternoon News to talk about a measure that airlines are considering which would require passengers to be weighed before boarding their flight.

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