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The Hill
Panel sends $5B waterways measure to full Housecrisis in Flint, Mich., and authorizes $4.9 billion for drinking water and clea
Panel sends $5B waterways measure to full House
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
crisis in Flint, Mich., and authorizes $4.9 billion for drinking water and clean water infrastructure over five years. The House Transportation Committee doesn’t have the same jurisdiction as the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee, which... Read more
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The Advocate
Louisiana House panel makes right call to reject bill blocking Landrieu initiativeone of quite a long list of New Orleans efforts that various legislators have s
Louisiana House panel makes right call to reject bill blocking Landrieu initiative
The Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
one of quite a long list of New Orleans efforts that various legislators have sought to stop this session. So kudos to the House Transportation Committee, which this week rejected a bill by State Sen. Conrad Appel, R-Metairie, that would have... Read more
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The Hill
House approves chemical reform deallegislation. Rest of Wednesday’s agenda… The Senate could begin considering t
House approves chemical reform deal
The Hill / Posted 4 days ago
legislation. Rest of Wednesday’s agenda… The Senate could begin considering the TSCA bill as early as Tuesday night. The House Transportation Committee will mark up its version of the Water Resources Development Act. A suspect has been arrested... Read more
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Finance and Commerce
Southwest LRT stakeholders in limbobill would be passed. “Now we can sit town and work out a solution,” he said.
Southwest LRT stakeholders in limbo
Finance and Commerce / Posted 5 days ago
bill would be passed. “Now we can sit town and work out a solution,” he said. Rep. Tim Kelly, R-Red Wing, who chairs the House Transportation Committee, echoed McLaughlin on Monday. If Dayton calls a special session, Kelly said he will push for... Read more
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Rutland Herald
AAA: Driver pot test shown to be invalidis stoned when the state commissioned its own study last year. Rep. Patrick Br
AAA: Driver pot test shown to be invalid
Rutland Herald / Posted 7 days ago
is stoned when the state commissioned its own study last year. Rep. Patrick Brennan, R-Chittenden, is the chairman of the House transportation committee which put forth the saliva testing legislation. Brennan said he heard from experts during the... Read more
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NJ.com
N.J. Republican lines up with unions against Obama airline decisionIrish Aviation Authority is well-qualified to regulate the airline. Rep. Peter
N.J. Republican lines up with unions against Obama airline decision
NJ.com / Posted 7 days ago
Irish Aviation Authority is well-qualified to regulate the airline. Rep. Peter DeFazio (D-Ore.), the top Democrat on the House Transportation Committee, said he wasn't convinced. A bill co-sponsor with LoBiondo, DeFazio said he worried that if... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Turned-off alarm delayed response to Refugio oil spill, federal report saysVillage, said she planned to review the report and hoped measures like a pipeli
Turned-off alarm delayed response to Refugio oil spill, federal report says
Ventura County Star / Posted 9 days ago
Village, said she planned to review the report and hoped measures like a pipeline safety bill she voted for in the House Transportation Committee can help prevent future spills. "Our coastal environment is too fragile for catastrophes like... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
TSA to add staff, but O'Hare tells passengers to arrive 3 hours before flightscreening lanes and equipment unused while passengers waited for hours. Democr
TSA to add staff, but O'Hare tells passengers to arrive 3 hours before flight
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 10 days ago
screening lanes and equipment unused while passengers waited for hours. Democratic U.S. Rep. Dan Lipinski, a member of the House transportation committee, on Monday called the TSA delays "unacceptable" and said he will continue to ask questions... Read more
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Officer.com
Union Says TSA's Plan Won't Solve Problemscreening lanes and equipment unused while passengers waited for hours. Democr
Union Says TSA's Plan Won't Solve Problem
Officer.com / Posted 11 days ago
screening lanes and equipment unused while passengers waited for hours. Democratic U.S. Rep. Dan Lipinski, a member of the House transportation committee, on Monday called the TSA delays "unacceptable" and said he will continue to ask questions... Read more
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Daily Mail
Passengers arriving 3 hours before domestic flights in Chicagothat the TSA add more security dogs, which could cut wait times in half. John
Passengers arriving 3 hours before domestic flights in Chicago
Daily Mail / Posted 12 days ago
that the TSA add more security dogs, which could cut wait times in half. John Mica, a Florida Republican who sits on the House Transportation Committee, suggested the TSA should tailor screeners' schedules to fit the volume of passenger traffic,... Read more
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Finance and Commerce
Republicans offer ‘icebreaker’ on transportationThe House Speaker also said the GOP offer uses “key components” of the Dayton p
Republicans offer ‘icebreaker’ on transportation
Finance and Commerce / Posted 12 days ago
The House Speaker also said the GOP offer uses “key components” of the Dayton plan. Tim Kelly, R-Red Wing, chair of the House Transportation Committee, said during Tuesday’s press conference that the GOP understands that “we have to compromise.... Read more
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MLive.com
Government asks for patience as airport security lines grow longer6,000 additional screeners are needed. After the press conference, Rep. John M
Government asks for patience as airport security lines grow longer
MLive.com / Posted 12 days ago
6,000 additional screeners are needed. After the press conference, Rep. John Mica, a Florida Republican who sits on the House Transportation Committee, suggest that TSA should tailor screeners' schedules to fit the volume of passenger traffic in... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
As fliers wait in security lines, gov't asks for patience6,000 additional screeners are needed. After the press conference, Rep. John M
As fliers wait in security lines, gov't asks for patience
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 12 days ago
6,000 additional screeners are needed. After the press conference, Rep. John Mica, a Florida Republican who sits on the House Transportation Committee, suggest that TSA should tailor screeners' schedules to fit the volume of passenger traffic in... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
As fliers wait in security lines, gov't asks for patience6,000 additional screeners are needed. After the press conference, Rep. John M
As fliers wait in security lines, gov't asks for patience
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 12 days ago
6,000 additional screeners are needed. After the press conference, Rep. John Mica, a Florida Republican who sits on the House Transportation Committee, suggest that TSA should tailor screeners' schedules to fit the volume of passenger traffic in... Read more
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NBC News
Lawmakers on Hill Grill Amtrak Officials on Train CrashCommission, which has been slow to grant railroads the radio spectrum they need
Lawmakers on Hill Grill Amtrak Officials on Train Crash
NBC News / Posted 12 days ago
Commission, which has been slow to grant railroads the radio spectrum they need to make the systems work. The House Transportation Committee hearing comes two weeks after a Northeast Corridor train derailed outside Philadelphia,... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
As fliers wait in security lines, gov't asks for patience6,000 additional screeners are needed. After the press conference, Rep. John M
As fliers wait in security lines, gov't asks for patience
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 12 days ago
6,000 additional screeners are needed. After the press conference, Rep. John Mica, a Florida Republican who sits on the House Transportation Committee, suggest that TSA should tailor screeners' schedules to fit the volume of passenger traffic in... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
As fliers wait in security lines, gov't asks for patience6,000 additional screeners are needed. After the press conference, Rep. John M
As fliers wait in security lines, gov't asks for patience
KGTV San Diego / Posted 12 days ago
6,000 additional screeners are needed. After the press conference, Rep. John Mica, a Florida Republican who sits on the House Transportation Committee, suggest that TSA should tailor screeners' schedules to fit the volume of passenger traffic in... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
TSA plans more staff to cut airport lines, but union says it's not enoughscreening lanes and equipment unused while passengers waited for hours. Democr
TSA plans more staff to cut airport lines, but union says it's not enough
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 12 days ago
screening lanes and equipment unused while passengers waited for hours. Democratic U.S. Rep. Dan Lipinski, a member of the House transportation committee, on Monday called the TSA delays "unacceptable" and said he will continue to ask questions... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Lawmakers seek Real ID compliance, no passports on domestic flightsair traveler Joseph Dryden said. "I feel like if other states are doing it. It'
Lawmakers seek Real ID compliance, no passports on domestic flights
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 12 days ago
air traveler Joseph Dryden said. "I feel like if other states are doing it. It's probably not a big thing." On Monday, the House Transportation Committee passed a bill that would bring Louisiana in compliance with the Real ID regulations. The... Read more
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TribLIVE
TSA to add nearly 800 officers as fliers at major U.S. terminals encounter hours-long security linesagency's plan to increase staffing will benefit major cities. Democratic Rep.
TSA to add nearly 800 officers as fliers at major U.S. terminals encounter hours-long security lines
TribLIVE / Posted 12 days ago
agency's plan to increase staffing will benefit major cities. Democratic Rep. Dan Lipinski of Illinois, a member of the House transportation committee, on Monday called the TSA delays “unacceptable” and said he will continue to ask questions... Read more
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The Advocate
House committee approves Real ID bill allowing Louisiana motorists to meet federal travel rules; what’s nextto allow Louisiana motorists to get a driver’s license that meets federal trave
House committee approves Real ID bill allowing Louisiana motorists to meet federal travel rules; what’s next
The Advocate / Posted 12 days ago
to allow Louisiana motorists to get a driver’s license that meets federal travel rules cleared another hurdle Monday. The House Transportation Committee voted 11-1 for a bill known as Real ID — a federal security marking on the driver’s license... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Lawmakers seek Real ID compliance, no passports on domestic flightsair traveler Joseph Dryden said. "I feel like if other states are doing it. It'
Lawmakers seek Real ID compliance, no passports on domestic flights
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 12 days ago
air traveler Joseph Dryden said. "I feel like if other states are doing it. It's probably not a big thing." On Monday, the House Transportation Committee passed a bill that would bring Louisiana in compliance with the Real ID regulations. The... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Lawmakers seek Real ID compliance, no passports on domestic flightsair traveler Joseph Dryden said. "I feel like if other states are doing it. It'
Lawmakers seek Real ID compliance, no passports on domestic flights
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 12 days ago
air traveler Joseph Dryden said. "I feel like if other states are doing it. It's probably not a big thing." On Monday, the House Transportation Committee passed a bill that would bring Louisiana in compliance with the Real ID regulations. The... Read more
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Everett Herald
Sen. Liias of Lynnwood may enter race for state treasurerserved in the Legislature since 2008. He’s been integrally involved in the writ
Sen. Liias of Lynnwood may enter race for state treasurer
Everett Herald / Posted 12 days ago
served in the Legislature since 2008. He’s been integrally involved in the writing of transportation budgets as a member of the House Transportation Committee and now the Senate transportation panel. This would be his first run for statewide off... Read more
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The Advocate
House committee approves Real ID bill that allows Louisiana motorists to meet federal travel rules; what’s nextto allow Louisiana motorists to get a driver’s license that meets federal trave
House committee approves Real ID bill that allows Louisiana motorists to meet federal travel rules; what’s next
The Advocate / Posted 12 days ago
to allow Louisiana motorists to get a driver’s license that meets federal travel rules cleared another hurdle Monday. The House Transportation Committee voted 11-1 for a bill known as Real ID — a federal security marking on the driver’s license... Read more
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The Morning Call
The Pocono tourism road that is but never was to be repealed?recovery could be found in road building so nature's beauty could be viewed fro
The Pocono tourism road that is but never was to be repealed?
The Morning Call / Posted 12 days ago
recovery could be found in road building so nature's beauty could be viewed from the comfort of a Packard Clipper. The House Transportation Committee voted Monday to repeal a July 16, 1941 law that called for the creation of a 70-mile-long... Read more
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The Advocate
House committee approves Real ID bill that allows Louisiana motorists to meet federal travel rules; what’s nextto allow Louisiana motorists to get a driver’s license that meets federal trave
House committee approves Real ID bill that allows Louisiana motorists to meet federal travel rules; what’s next
The Advocate / Posted 12 days ago
to allow Louisiana motorists to get a driver’s license that meets federal travel rules cleared another hurdle Monday. The House Transportation Committee voted 11-1 for a bill known as REAL ID -- a federal security marking on the driver’s license... Read more
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The Advocate
House committee approves Real ID bill that allows Louisiana motorists to meet federal travel rules; what’s nextto allow Louisiana motorists to get a driver’s license that meets federal trave
House committee approves Real ID bill that allows Louisiana motorists to meet federal travel rules; what’s next
The Advocate / Posted 12 days ago
to allow Louisiana motorists to get a driver’s license that meets federal travel rules cleared another hurdle Monday. The House Transportation Committee voted 11-1 for a bill known as REAL ID -- a federal security marking on the driver’s license... Read more
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The Advocate
Senate-passed REAL ID bill clears House committeethat would allow Louisiana motorists to get a driver’s license that meets feder
Senate-passed REAL ID bill clears House committee
The Advocate / Posted 12 days ago
that would allow Louisiana motorists to get a driver’s license that meets federal travel rules won approval Monday in the House Transportation Committee. The vote was 11-1. The measure, Senate Bill 227, next faces a vote on the House floor. It... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
As fliers wait in security lines, US gov’t asks for patience6,000 additional screeners are needed. After the press conference, Rep. John M
As fliers wait in security lines, US gov’t asks for patience
Manila Bulletin / Posted 13 days ago
6,000 additional screeners are needed. After the press conference, Rep. John Mica, a Florida Republican who sits on the House Transportation Committee, suggest that TSA should tailor screeners’ schedules to fit the volume of passenger traffic in... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Travelers’ troubles6,000 additional screeners are needed. After the press conference, Rep. John M
Travelers’ troubles
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 14 days ago
6,000 additional screeners are needed. After the press conference, Rep. John Mica, a Florida Republican who sits on the House Transportation Committee, suggest that TSA should tailor screeners’ schedules to fit the volume of passenger traffic in... Read more
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The Morning Call
Politics as UsualSchlossberg said. Still, it's unclear if Schlossberg's bill and Daley's amendm
Politics as Usual
The Morning Call / Posted 14 days ago
Schlossberg said. Still, it's unclear if Schlossberg's bill and Daley's amendment will even get a vote Monday. The House Transportation Committee is scheduled to vote on a Senate version of Schlossberg's bill. The Senate version is... Read more
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The Advocate
Acadiana officials plead with DOTD: Fix our roads!St. Mary Parish, through which U.S. 90 as the future I-49 South runs. About 10
Acadiana officials plead with DOTD: Fix our roads!
The Advocate / Posted 14 days ago
St. Mary Parish, through which U.S. 90 as the future I-49 South runs. About 100 people attended the joint Louisiana Senate-House Transportation Committee meeting Wednesday, held in Lafayette City-Parish Council chambers for the meeting with the... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
As fliers wait in security lines, gov't asks for patience6,000 additional screeners are needed. After the press conference, Rep. John M
As fliers wait in security lines, gov't asks for patience
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 14 days ago
6,000 additional screeners are needed. After the press conference, Rep. John Mica, a Florida Republican who sits on the House Transportation Committee, suggest that TSA should tailor screeners' schedules to fit the volume of passenger traffic in... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
As fliers wait in long lines, patience requested6,000 additional screeners are needed. After the press conference, Rep. John M
As fliers wait in long lines, patience requested
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
6,000 additional screeners are needed. After the press conference, Rep. John Mica, a Florida Republican who sits on the House Transportation Committee, suggest that TSA should tailor screeners' schedules to fit the volume of passenger traffic in... Read more
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The Columbian
As fliers wait in security lines, government asks for patience6,000 additional screeners are needed. After the press conference, Rep. John M
As fliers wait in security lines, government asks for patience
The Columbian / Posted 15 days ago
6,000 additional screeners are needed. After the press conference, Rep. John Mica, a Florida Republican who sits on the House Transportation Committee, suggest that TSA should tailor screeners’ schedules to fit the volume of passenger traffic in... Read more
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Daily Mail
Government asks for patience regarding long airport security linesbag fee most airlines charge, which only contributes to the problem. John Mica
Government asks for patience regarding long airport security lines
Daily Mail / Posted 15 days ago
bag fee most airlines charge, which only contributes to the problem. John Mica, a Florida Republican who sits on the House Transportation Committee, suggested the TSA should tailor screeners' schedules to fit the volume of passenger traffic,... Read more
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TribLIVE
Long waits for security rile air passengers6,000 additional screeners are needed. After the press conference, Rep. John M
Long waits for security rile air passengers
TribLIVE / Posted 15 days ago
6,000 additional screeners are needed. After the press conference, Rep. John Mica, a Florida Republican who sits on the House Transportation Committee, suggest that TSA should tailor screeners' schedules to fit the volume of passenger traffic in... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
As fliers wait in security lines, gov't asks for patience6,000 additional screeners are needed. After the press conference, Rep. John M
As fliers wait in security lines, gov't asks for patience
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 15 days ago
6,000 additional screeners are needed. After the press conference, Rep. John Mica, a Florida Republican who sits on the House Transportation Committee, suggest that TSA should tailor screeners' schedules to fit the volume of passenger traffic in... Read more
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CBS Denver
As Fliers Wait In Security Lines, Gov't Asks For Patience6,000 additional screeners are needed. After the press conference, Rep. John M
As Fliers Wait In Security Lines, Gov't Asks For Patience
CBS Denver / Posted 15 days ago
6,000 additional screeners are needed. After the press conference, Rep. John Mica, a Florida Republican who sits on the House Transportation Committee, suggest that TSA should tailor screeners’ schedules to fit the volume of passenger traffic in... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
As fliers wait in security lines, gov't asks for patience6,000 additional screeners are needed. After the press conference, Rep. John M
As fliers wait in security lines, gov't asks for patience
The Record Searchlight / Posted 15 days ago
6,000 additional screeners are needed. After the press conference, Rep. John Mica, a Florida Republican who sits on the House Transportation Committee, suggest that TSA should tailor screeners' schedules to fit the volume of passenger traffic in... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
As fliers wait in security lines, gov't asks for patience6,000 additional screeners are needed. After the press conference, Rep. John M
As fliers wait in security lines, gov't asks for patience
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 15 days ago
6,000 additional screeners are needed. After the press conference, Rep. John Mica, a Florida Republican who sits on the House Transportation Committee, suggest that TSA should tailor screeners' schedules to fit the volume of passenger traffic in... Read more
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KTVN Reno
As fliers wait in security lines, gov't asks for patience6,000 additional screeners are needed. After the press conference, Rep. John M
As fliers wait in security lines, gov't asks for patience
KTVN Reno / Posted 15 days ago
6,000 additional screeners are needed. After the press conference, Rep. John Mica, a Florida Republican who sits on the House Transportation Committee, suggest that TSA should tailor screeners' schedules to fit the volume of passenger traffic in... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
As fliers wait in security lines, gov't asks for patience6,000 additional screeners are needed. After the press conference, Rep. John M
As fliers wait in security lines, gov't asks for patience
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 15 days ago
6,000 additional screeners are needed. After the press conference, Rep. John Mica, a Florida Republican who sits on the House Transportation Committee, suggest that TSA should tailor screeners' schedules to fit the volume of passenger traffic in... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
As fliers wait in security lines, gov't asks for patience6,000 additional screeners are needed. After the press conference, Rep. John M
As fliers wait in security lines, gov't asks for patience
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 15 days ago
6,000 additional screeners are needed. After the press conference, Rep. John Mica, a Florida Republican who sits on the House Transportation Committee, suggest that TSA should tailor screeners' schedules to fit the volume of passenger traffic in... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
As fliers wait in security lines, gov't asks for patience6,000 additional screeners are needed. After the press conference, Rep. John M
As fliers wait in security lines, gov't asks for patience
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 15 days ago
6,000 additional screeners are needed. After the press conference, Rep. John Mica, a Florida Republican who sits on the House Transportation Committee, suggest that TSA should tailor screeners' schedules to fit the volume of passenger traffic in... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
As fliers wait in security lines, gov't asks for patience6,000 additional screeners are needed. After the press conference, Rep. John M
As fliers wait in security lines, gov't asks for patience
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 15 days ago
6,000 additional screeners are needed. After the press conference, Rep. John Mica, a Florida Republican who sits on the House Transportation Committee, suggest that TSA should tailor screeners' schedules to fit the volume of passenger traffic in... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
As fliers wait in security lines, gov't asks for patience6,000 additional screeners are needed. After the press conference, Rep. John M
As fliers wait in security lines, gov't asks for patience
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 15 days ago
6,000 additional screeners are needed. After the press conference, Rep. John Mica, a Florida Republican who sits on the House Transportation Committee, suggest that TSA should tailor screeners' schedules to fit the volume of passenger traffic in... Read more
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KXXV Waco
As fliers wait in security lines, gov't asks for patience6,000 additional screeners are needed. After the press conference, Rep. John M
As fliers wait in security lines, gov't asks for patience
KXXV Waco / Posted 15 days ago
6,000 additional screeners are needed. After the press conference, Rep. John Mica, a Florida Republican who sits on the House Transportation Committee, suggest that TSA should tailor screeners' schedules to fit the volume of passenger traffic in... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
As fliers wait in security lines, gov't asks for patience6,000 additional screeners are needed. After the press conference, Rep. John M
As fliers wait in security lines, gov't asks for patience
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 15 days ago
6,000 additional screeners are needed. After the press conference, Rep. John Mica, a Florida Republican who sits on the House Transportation Committee, suggest that TSA should tailor screeners' schedules to fit the volume of passenger traffic in... Read more
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