Tag: TSA

TSA Officers Get $500 Bonuses Amid Shutdown

January 13, 2019 9:08 AM , Updated January 22, 2019 11:26 AM
TSA Officers Get $500 Bonuses Amid Shutdown

The TSA administrator announced he is paying a bonus to officers to help alleviate some of the financial hardship of the shutdown.

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Report: TSA Plagued by Misconduct Problems

September 25, 2018 6:57 PM , Updated October 5, 2018 12:40 PM

A new House Committee report details serious misconduct problems among senior officials at the TSA.

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Cost of Federal Employee Benefits Focus of New TSA Bill

September 24, 2018 4:08 PM , Updated October 2, 2018 11:36 AM
Cost of Federal Employee Benefits Focus of New TSA Bill

Recently introduced legislation that would reform the TSA’s Screening Partnership Program puts a focus on the cost of federal employee benefits.

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Lawmakers Want Investigation of Air Marshal Service After Allegations of Racial Profiling

August 21, 2018 4:21 PM , Updated August 30, 2018 9:57 AM

Some lawmakers want an investigation of the TSA’s Federal Air Marshal Service after a report alleging racial profiling by a supervisor.

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Legislation Reintroduced to Reform TSA’s Transgender Passenger Screening Process

August 8, 2018 11:16 AM , Updated August 16, 2018 8:41 AM

One lawmaker is making a second attempt to push the TSA to develop gender neutral screening procedures at airports.

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Federal Appeals Court Limits Ability to Sue TSA and its Screeners

July 12, 2018 11:40 AM , Updated July 20, 2018 10:11 AM

A federal appeals court has ruled that TSA screeners are not criminal law enforcement officers thus limiting the circumstances under which they may be sued.

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Enhanced TSA Screening Procedures Now in Full Effect

April 14, 2018 9:48 AM , Updated April 22, 2018 7:25 PM

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

January 18, 2018 10:26 AM

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 to Begin Extra Scrutiny of More Electronic Devices

July 26, 2017 4:14 PM , Updated August 3, 2017 9:39 AM

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

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TSA PreCheck Passes 5 Million Mark

July 5, 2017 6:22 PM , Updated July 9, 2017 12:43 PM
TSA PreCheck Passes 5 Million Mark

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

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