The impending sequester did not prevent the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) from acting in late February to seal a $50-million deal to purchase new uniforms for its agents–uniforms that will be partly manufactured in Mexico.
Who in his right mind would choose to put his life in the hands of the Transportation Safety Administration? Given the option, would you rather fly an airline run by the people who brought us such successes as Social Security, public education, and Cash for Clunkers, or an airline which always holds itself accountable [...]
All travelers flying into the U.S. from foreign countries will receive tightened random screening, and 100 percent of passengers from 14 terrorism-prone countries will be patted down and have their carry-ons searched, the Obama administration notified airlines on Sunday.The more stringent Transportation Security Administration rules, to take effect at midnight, follow the attempted Christmas Day [...]
In the aftermath of the attempted Christmas Day bombing of an airliner by radical Islamist Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab, Rachel Maddow alerted her audience to the REAL security threat facing the United States.
Guess which of the following concerned Rachel:
That the TSA is still not using intelligent profiling techniques that have kept Israeli flights terrorist-free for decades?
Those of you planning on visiting loved ones during the upcoming holidays may want to be extra vigilant at the airport, as the Transportation Security Administration (TSA), the very agency which has been in charge of protecting Americaâ€™s airports since the September 11th terror attacks, has given terrorists worldwide all of the information they need [...]