GOVERNMENTS, HOSPITALS, AND EDUCATION INITIATIVES. DAYTON IS URGING LAWMAKERS TO PASS THIS EARLY IN THE SESSION, BUT REPUBLICANS IN BOTH THE HOUSE AND SENATE HAVE BEEN WARY OF PASSING SUCH A LARGE PACKAGE.>IF YOU’RE PLANNING A WARM GETAWAY THIS WINTER YOU MAY WANT TO CHECK OUT A NEW PRIVATE LOUNGE AT MSP. IT’S BEEN OPEN FOR A BOUT A YEAR. A LOT OF PEOPLE DON’T KNOW ABOUT IT. THE ESCAPE LOUNGE ALLOWS TRAVELERS TO ACCESS TO FOOD AND DRINKS FOR A FEE. IT IS TUCKED AWAY IN AN UPPER LEVEL OF THE TERMINAL SO THAT YOU CAN EASILY MISS IF YOU DON’T KNOW WHERE TO FIND IT. OUR REPORTER HAS A TOUR OF THE LOUNGE. Reporter: FLYING IS NOTHING NEW FOR DICK LUNDEEN WHO IS RETIRED. TODAY HE AND HIS WIFE LEFT THEIR HOME AND I ARRANGED TO HEAD TO SUNNY CALIFORNIA. THE WEATHER UP THERE WAS 16 BELOW ZERO WHEN WE LEFT AT 5 AM. Reporter: FOR THEIR LAYOVER AT MSP THERE WAS ONLY ONE STOP THEY PLAN TO MAKE. THE ESCAPE LOUNGE AT TERMINAL ONE. IT’S COMFORTABLE AND QUIET. IT HAS EXCELLENT FOOD. AND DRINKS. IT’S BEEN GOOD TIMES. Reporter: THE ESCAPE LOUNGE WAS HIS FIRST OF ITS KIND IN U. S. AIRPORTS. OFFERING A LOUNGE TO TRAVELERS LOOKING FOR COMPLEMENT RAY FOOD AND DRINKS AND A BIT MORE PRIVACY FOR A FEE OF $45 FOR THE DAY. IT RECENTLY HIRED THE CHEF, TO CREATE A LOCALLY INFUSED MENU. ESPECIALLY IF YOU HAVE A LONG DELAY OR A LAYOVER. IT IS COMPLEMENTARY LIQUOR INCLUDED. ANYONE CAN GO UP TO THE BAR AND TALK TO ONE OF OUR BARTENDERS. Reporter: OR JUST ENJOY THE VIEW. THEY GET A PANORAMIC LOOK AT THE AIRFIELD. THEY CAN ENJOY THE ALWAYS STOCKED COOKIE BAR. THIS IS THE NICEST TIME WE HAVE EVER SPENT IN AN AIRPORT. Reporter: IF YOU NEED A LITTLE MORE R&R, YOU JUST NEED TO BOOK YOUR TRIP AT A MINNEAPOLIS FIRST. FOR EVERYONE THAT’S MAD AT YOU TODAY? TO BAD, YOUR TIME WILL COME. THE PAST LAST A FULL DAY. IF YOU SIGN UP AHEAD A LINE — OF TIME ONLINE IT IS ONLY $40. A LOT OF PEOPLE DIDN’T KNOW ABOUT IT.