Tag: TSA

Enhanced TSA Screening Procedures Now in Full Effect

By on April 14, 2018 in Agency News with 0 Comments
Enhanced TSA Screening Procedures Now in Full Effect

The TSA has completed rollout of enhanced screening procedures at airports nationwide in advance of the busy summer travel season.

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IG Report Says TSA Officials Interfered with Disciplinary Process

By on January 18, 2018 in Agency News with 0 Comments
IG Report Says TSA Officials Interfered with Disciplinary Process

An IG report found that TSA senior leaders bypassed the agency’s own disciplinary rules to give favorable treatment to an employee who was slated to be fired.

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TSA Says its Screenings Fail to Spot Weapons Most of the Time

on November 11, 2017 in Agency News with 0 Comments
An undercover operation has revealed that Transportation Security Administration screenings at airports fail over 70% of the time.

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Appeals Court Rules in Favor of TSA

on August 22, 2017 in Agency News with 0 Comments
Screeners at U.S. airport security checkpoints should behave themselves, but cannot always be sued if they do not, so says an appeals court in a new decision.

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TSA to Begin Extra Scrutiny of More Electronic Devices

By on July 26, 2017 in Agency News with 0 Comments
TSA to Begin Extra Scrutiny of More Electronic Devices

The TSA has announced new, stricter screening procedures for all electronic devices larger than a cell phone at domestic airports.

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Time to Privatize the TSA?

on July 26, 2017 in Agency News with 0 Comments
The author says the TSA should be privatized and points to public/private partnerships as a model for how this might work.

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TSA PreCheck Passes 5 Million Mark

By on July 5, 2017 in Agency News with 0 Comments
TSA PreCheck Passes 5 Million Mark

The TSA announced that now has over 5 million enrollees in its Pre✓® program.

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TSA Testing New Fingerprint Scanners in Lieu of Boarding Passes

By on June 15, 2017 in Agency News with 0 Comments
TSA Testing New Fingerprint Scanners in Lieu of Boarding Passes

The TSA is testing new fingerprint scanning technology at two airports that has the potential to replace the need for boarding passes and identity documents.

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Showing the Faces Behind TSA

on May 16, 2017 in Agency News with 0 Comments
The TSA now has a customer service tool that is so popular on social media it has earned a spot on Rolling Stone's top 100 list.

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Legislation Would Move TSA Employees to GS Pay System

By on May 7, 2017 in Agency News, Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Legislation Would Move TSA Employees to GS Pay System

Legislation recently reintroduced in the House would put TSA employees under the General Schedule pay system.

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