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Knives on a Plane

Kali_Fred Wrote: Apr 11, 2013 9:51 AM
Exactly - too many Democrat voting union jobs at stake. I've said since the beginning that the TSA is just another union jobs programs.
When the Transportation Security Administration announced that it will allow passengers to carry small knives on planes effective April 25, my reaction matched that of Rep. Eric Swalwell, D-Calif., who has called the policy change "misguided and, frankly, dangerous." It's impossible to think about the ban on knives on planes without remembering what prompted it -- the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks.

But then I thought, I'm always urging Washington to reconsider regulations that don't work. Maybe the TSA is right.

Here's the argument for removing small knives (with blades up to 2.36 inches long) and sports equipment (golf clubs, lacrosse sticks) from the...