Let's make the malls more like the airports

  New York State lawmaker Tony Aella is introducing legislation to put metal detectors and other types of "enhanced security" in Malls and other places. Bonnie Krsitian at RARE Liberty explains why this is such a bad idea: But even [...]

TSA Fails to Detect Bombs 95 Percent of the Time

Not that we are surprised but according to a recent internal study by the Department of Homeland Security, the TSA failed to detect fake bombs and explosives 95 percent of the time. From NBC News:  In all, so-called "Red Teams" of Homeland [...]

Ron Paul Groped by TSA!

Tonight, while traveling home to Houston, TX, C4L Chairman Ron Paul was groped by TSA agents while passing through security. A long opponent of the TSA, Dr. Paul, voted against creating the massive department while in Congress. Ron Paul is [...]

Turn on your cell phone for TSA or don't fly

Travelers on US-bound international flights will have to prove to the TSA that their cell phone has power before boarding the aircraft in the name of security. From The Guardian: Passengers using airports that offer direct flights to the US may [...]

Assume the Position

So what happened to hundreds of full-body, high detail scanners after they were yanked from airports last year? According to the Chicago Tribune: Most have been shipped to jails, prisons and state and local government agencies. The TSA [...]

TSA standard operating proecure, sexual asusalt, or both?

British pop star Morrisey is suing the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) for sexual assault. The alleged assault occurred when Morrisey was going through security checks before a flight to London. Morrisey claims that two British [...]

TSA Agents Manipulate Screening Systems to Fondle Attractive Men

An investigation by CBS Denver, discovered that TSA Agents as Denver International Airport were purposely manipulating the screening process of attractive men so that agents could fondle them. From CBS Denver: According to law enforcement [...]

Why doesn't Congress care about the TSA? Because they are exempt

Ever wonder why it is so difficult to convince your Senators and Representatives to support abolishing the Transportation Security Agency (TSA)? After all, they fly regularly so they must understand that the TSA harasses and humiliates American [...]

TSA Abuses, Volume 184736

Actor Verne Troyer, most famous for his role of Mini Me in the Austin Powers series, got up close and personal with the TSA at Los Angeles International Airport the other day, posting this picture on his twitter account:   Can we stop [...]

Scott Garrett: Audit the Fed and Rein in TSA

One of the representatives who cosponsored Audit the Fed this week, thus helping us once again get a majority of the House on the bill, is Representative Scott Garrett (NJ-05), Chairman of the Subcommittee on Capital Markets and Government [...]