Tag: transportation security administration
This week, U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., and U.S. Rep. Lance Gooden, R-Texas, sent a letter to the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) demanding the agency preserve all documents related to the screening and transportation...
Carlos Gimenez: Mandatory Vaccinations of TSA Officers Will Lead to Travel Disruptions Over Holidays
In his role as the top Republican on the U.S. House Transportation & Maritime Security Subcommittee, last week, U.S. Rep. Carlos Gimenez, R-Fla., raised concerns over potential travel disruptions during the upcoming holiday season. The...
“The TSA has no right to compel American travelers to disclose sensitive health information,” said Rutherford. “This includes vaccination records, or so-called ‘vaccine passports.’ Our freedoms as Americans must not be sacrificed under the guise of public safety.”
Scott brought out the “Freedom to Fly Act” last week and highlighted it this week.
Back in September, Scott and U.S. Sen. Maria Cantwell, D-Wash., introduced the “Fly Safe and Healthy Act” which would have temperature checks as part of Transportation Security Administration (TSA) screenings.
This week, U.S. Sen. Rick Scott, R-Fla., introduced a proposal which would have the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) study if canine units could help screen airport travelers for COVID-19.
Demings, who sits on the U.S. House Homeland Security Committee, showcased the bill on Friday and noted that more than 500 Transportation Security Administration (TSA) employees have already tested positive for coronavirus and five of them have died due to it.
On Tuesday, U.S. Sen. Rick Scott, R-Fla., released his list of priorities to be addressed in any potential Phase 4 coronavirus aid agreement, which include much-needed fiscal reforms and efforts to hold China accountable.