February 4, 2011 Collective bargaining rights were denied to TSA screeners during the Bush Administration. Republicans warned that union rights could harm national security.
December 27, 2010 The Transportation Security Administration such it is taking steps to address the situation.
Tom Sawyer, who had his urine bag knocked open during a pat-down by security personnel at the airport in Detroit.
November 23, 2010 During a pat-down by Transportation Security Administration personnel in Detroit, the bladder cancer survivor's urostomy bag opened. Urine soaked his clothes.
A woman passes by a security sign at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport on Friday.
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November 23, 2010 Lee Kair, the man in charge of security operations at more than 450 airports across the nation, says the Transportation Security Administration wants some uncertainty in the process because it keeps adversaries on their toes.
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November 22, 2010 Pat-downs and body scans of travelers might catch some of the would-be bombers of past years, says Rep. John Mica (R-FL), but won't stop terrorists intent on putting bombs on cargo planes.
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