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Congress Investigates Possible TSA Test Tip-Offs

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Congress Investigates Possible TSA Test Tip-Offs

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Congress Investigates Possible TSA Test Tip-Offs

Congress Investigates Possible TSA Test Tip-Offs

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Congress grilled the head of the Transportation Security Administration, Kip Hawley, on Wednesday about a suspicious e-mail that was sent to airport security directors last year noting the possibility of undercover testing.

Hawley denied it was an effort to tip off screeners about the tests, but lawmakers say they will investigate further.

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