The vaccine mandate for federal employees could lead to a shortage of airport screeners and longer than usual wait times in the upcoming holiday travel season.
The Transportation Security Administration will require Americans to wear masks on public transportation until at least early next year.
Legislation has been introduced that would require the TSA to conduct a pilot program to check passengers’ temperatures at airports.
The TSA has created a map showing airport locations where officers worked who are known to have tested positive for the coronavirus.
Both the House and Senate have now introduced bills to give full collective bargaining rights to TSA officers.
Legislation has recently been reintroduced to give TSA officers full collective bargaining rights.