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Entries by Fred Gevalt from 05/2010

Airport Security and TSA -- Isn't it Time For Us to Grow Up?

| Posted 05.03.2010 | Politics

TSA needs to screen your grandmother and frisk your 6-year-old. They are unwilling participants in a theatrical production for any "bad guys" that might be watching, but whom TSA is absolutely unqualified to identify.

Secrecy -- For TSA, Just Another Tool of the Trade

| Posted 05.10.2010 | Politics

While the current administration can scarcely be criticized for creating the super agency that is the TSA, neither has it been able to open up its practices to the healthy light of day for all.

Good Luck to Obama's Prospective TSA Chief -- Heʼll Need It.

| Posted 05.25.2010 | Politics

This past week, President Obama, with two false starts already under his belt, finally nominated a guy who actually has half a chance of passing muster with the Senate for TSA Administrator -- John Pistole, current deputy administrator of FBI.