Five TSA workers have been recommended for termination, and dozens more face suspension after the agency found screening failures at Southwest Florida International Airport.
WINK News is learning the TSA made similar mass firings in the past year, including Honolulu and Charlotte, North Carolina, where it said agents didn’t properly screen baggage.
Now, a Florida Congressman, who’s also Transportation and Infrastructure Committee chairman, is wondering aloud about possible cover-ups at the TSA.
“TSA and some of its management operatives have tried to sweep this under the table,” said Rep. John Mica (R-FL). He believes the Transportation Security Administration isn’t telling the whole story about security failures at America’s airports.