Ron Paul introduces legislation that aims to “protect Americans from physical and emotional abuse by Federal Transportation Security Administration employees.” From the floor of the House, he blasted the TSA and Michael Chertoff for lining people’s pockets at the public’s expense.
|By: Jane Hamsher Thursday November 18, 2010 9:30 am|
|By: Jane Hamsher Thursday November 18, 2010 5:30 am|
TSA chief John Pistole went for the big lie yesterday in his testimony before the Transportation and Commerce Committee. . . .
|By: twolf1 Wednesday November 17, 2010 7:25 pm|
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|By: Jane Hamsher Wednesday November 17, 2010 9:45 am|
A transpartisan coalition on state legislators in New Jersey held a press conference yesterday to announce their intention to seek an end to the TSA’s porno scanner and grope procedures.
|By: Michael Whitney Tuesday November 16, 2010 9:35 am|
You’ve probably heard of the “Don’t Touch My Junk” guy who chose to miss his flight rather than have TSA touch his genitals in its brand new “aggressive pat-downs” strategy. As if the experience wasn’t humiliating enough – and expensive, for missing his flight – the TSA has decided to make an example of John “Don’t Touch My Junk” Tyner. The TSA announced yesterday it would investigate, and may prosecute, Tyner for declining the porno scanners and groping.
|By: Ryan Cook Tuesday November 16, 2010 7:45 am|
Joe Lieberman’s Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs will hold a hearing today at 3:15pm EST to discuss “Closing the Gaps In Air Cargo Security” with TSA Director John Pistole. Lieberman got a head start on the issue, of course. He was on MSNBC yesterday in an interview with Andrea Mitchell, who brought up conversing about full body scanners and security “pat downs.” When asked whether or not he believed that the procedures are invasive, he responded, “I come down on the side of pat downs.”