The Biden administration is extending the mask mandate on planes and public transportation for one more month while taking steps that could lead to lifting the rule.
Two Senators are worried that too many unvaccinated employees at the TSA could disrupt agency operations as the COVID vaccine deadline looms for federal employees.
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.