The recent revelations that employees of the Federal Air Marshal Service accuse supervisors of widespread corruption and mismanagement is nothing new. It's an old story made new by the botched terrorism attack of Christmas Day.
Conservatives lare focusing on how often President Obama says the word 'terrorism.' Not on his actions. Not on his abilities. But word counting. This is where they want to take our national security debate.
I know that there are many proactive measures TSA has taken that are not apparent to frequent travelers like me, but from my vantage point, it seems like they are always one step behind the terrorists.