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TSA Humiliates Injured Marine

Douglas32 Wrote: Mar 20, 2013 9:45 AM
more proof that the government cannot do anything right. They created another monster who employes union buffoons who can barley make the decision to go to work in the morning. When they were allowed to unionize the beast was created a monster that will not be controlled.

An active-duty Marine who lost both his legs to an Improvised Explosive Device was humiliated by TSA agents after he was forced to remove his prosthetic legs and was then ordered to stand so agents could inspect his wheelchair for explosives.

The incident prompted Rep. Duncan Hunter (R-CA) to fire off a letter to John Pistole, the administrator of the Transportation Security Administration.

“The Marine, whose prosthetics were exposed, was humiliated,” Duncan wrote. “While I recognize the necessity to appropriately screen passengers, I am concerned by the apparent lack of situational awareness and respect among TSA officers – specifically when it...