Tag: TSA

Lawmaker Targets TSA Employee Misconduct With New Legislation

By on March 11, 2017 in Agency News with 0 Comments
Lawmaker Targets TSA Employee Misconduct With New Legislation

The TSA has had its share of problems recently. One Congressman has introduced legislation that he says will hold the agency and its employees more accountable.

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Trump Administration Proposes Cutting Coast Guard, TSA Budgets to Strengthen Border Security

By on March 8, 2017 in Agency News with 0 Comments
Trump Administration Proposes Cutting Coast Guard, TSA Budgets to Strengthen Border Security

The Trump Administration has proposed cuts to several national defense agencies to raise funds for building a border wall and cracking down on illegal immigration.

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TSA Pat-Downs Are About to Get Even More Personal

By on March 7, 2017 in Agency News with 0 Comments

The TSA has announced new pat-down procedures that air travelers are likely going to find are much more personal than what they experienced before.

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TSA Head Threatened with Subpoena at House Committee Hearing

on March 3, 2017 in Agency News with 0 Comments
Members of the House put the acting administrator of the Transportation Security Administration on notice Thursday to turn over information on whistleblower retaliation or face subpoena.

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TSA Employees Arrested for Cocaine Smuggling

on February 13, 2017 in Agency News with 0 Comments
A dozen airport and Transportation Security Administration (TSA) employees have been arrested for their alleged involvement in a massive cocaine smuggling operation in Puerto Rico, the U.S. Attorney’s Office announced Monday.

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TSA Chief Not Staying On For Trump’s Administration

on January 14, 2017 in Agency News with 0 Comments
TSA Administrator Peter Neffenger plans to leave his position on Inauguration Day.

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Is Your State’s Driver’s License TSA Compliant?

on January 6, 2017 in Agency News with 0 Comments
Are you planning to travel soon? Be sure your state's driver's license will continue to get you past TSA security checkpoints. The agency has begun alerting travelers about an impending deadline for new ID requirements.  

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The Scary Truth About TSA’s PreCheck Security Vulnerabilities

on December 23, 2016 in Agency News with 0 Comments
The author says that the PreCheck program, while it makes sense and sounds good, is actually fundamentally flawed and represents a security vulnerability within the TSA.

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TSA Proposes Security Training For Rail, Bus Workers

on December 18, 2016 in Agency News with 0 Comments
The Transportation Security Administration proposed Friday to require security training for railroad and bus workers, to protect against terrorism like the commuter-train bombings in Spain that killed nearly 200 people in 2004.

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Inside TSA, the Agency We Love To Hate

on December 8, 2016 in Agency News with 0 Comments
The author offers an inside look at the inner workings of the TSA, an agency that is notorious for getting negative publicity.

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