TSA may squeak by with $4.8B in 2014

Discussion in 'Aviation Passenger Security in the USA' started by KrazyKat, May 15, 2013.

  1. KrazyKat

    KrazyKat Original Member

    The House Appropriations Committee released their proposed FY2014 DHS appropriations bill on May 15th.

    More for TSA dogs, watchlists, and contract screeners. How to screen cargo, to be continued...
  2. Mike

    Mike Founding Member Coach

    "canine detention teams"?

    Are they going to have German shepherds guard the glass cages?

    Maybe that's what the mutt in Atlanta was trained for. :D
  3. FliesWay2Much

    FliesWay2Much Original Member


    Remember that this is only the House version of the bill... The fun has just started.
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  4. TravelnMedic

    TravelnMedic Original Member

    Still 4.8B to high. I say cut it to zero and effectively eliminate this giant wasteful farce of taxpayer money.​
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  5. RB

    RB Founding Member

    Does this include monies from our Security Fee when buying airline tickets?
  6. TravelnMedic

    TravelnMedic Original Member

    I want a refund on all those fees as, TSA doesnt know what the word security means let alone grasp the concept.
  7. RB

    RB Founding Member

    Well that is a whole nudder thread. But I agree, TSA has no concept of security.
  8. KrazyKat

    KrazyKat Original Member

    For an agency that, at great expense, does wrong things and badly, you'd think they'd manage not to affront Congress too. But, no...
    Rep. John Carter, gleeful on their cuts:

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  9. Fisher1949

    Fisher1949 Original Member Coach

    There is also pending legislation to restrict their purchases of ammunition. The walls at DHS are cracking and 2013 could be a watershed year in terms of forcing major changes across the board, including TSA.
  10. Frank

    Frank Original Member

    If they're not completely distracted by Benghazi and the IRS, that is.
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