Tag: TSA

Bill Would Require TSA to Check Passengers’ Temperatures

July 16, 2020 3:56 PM

Legislation has been introduced that would require the TSA to conduct a pilot program to check passengers’ temperatures at airports.

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TSA Officers Make Face Masks to Help Fight Coronavirus

April 20, 2020 8:47 AM
TSA Officers Make Face Masks to Help Fight Coronavirus

Some TSA officers have been donating their time, money and skills to make masks to help fight the coronavirus pandemic.

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Second TSA Employee Dies From Coronavirus, 373 Total Workers Test Positive

April 13, 2020 3:37 PM

A second Transportation Security Administration employee died from coronavirus the same day the agency announced its first worker had died.

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Map Shows Airport Locations Where TSA Agents Have Tested Positive for Coronavirus

March 19, 2020 4:01 PM
Map Shows Airport Locations Where TSA Agents Have Tested Positive for Coronavirus

The TSA has created a map showing airport locations where officers worked who are known to have tested positive for the coronavirus.

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House Passes TSA Collective Bargaining Bill

March 6, 2020 2:58 PM

The House passed legislation Thursday aimed at expanding worker protections for Transportation Security Administration (TSA) officers to put them on par with other federal employees.

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Officials: TSA Agent Tricked Traveler Into Baring Breasts

February 8, 2020 9:06 AM

A Transportation Security Administration agent was arrested this week after he allegedly tricked a traveler into twice showing him her breasts as she went through security at one of the world’s busiest airports, California’s attorney said.

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Some Feds Excluded from New Paid Parental Leave Benefit

December 30, 2019 1:37 PM
Some Feds Excluded from New Paid Parental Leave Benefit

The new paid parental leave law does not apply to some federal employees as written, but some lawmakers want to change that.

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TSA Employees Vent About Management, Passengers on Private Facebook Page

October 29, 2019 7:51 AM

A private Facebook page with more than 18,000 current or former employees of the Transportation Security Administration has included comments critical of passengers and managers, some with racist, violent or crude overtones.

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Whistleblower Status Did Not Upend Removal of TSA Agent

September 10, 2019 11:26 AM
Whistleblower Status Did Not Upend Removal of TSA Agent

A TSA agent, fired for several instances of discourteous conduct, failed to convince the appeals court to overturn his removal because of his whistleblower status.

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Who is TSA’s ‘Cutest K9’?

August 28, 2019 1:36 PM
Who is TSA’s ‘Cutest K9’?

The TSA announced the winner of its “cutest K9” contest held recently in honor of National Dog Day.

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