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Eliminate the TSA

Marc_H Wrote: Oct 22, 2012 11:23 AM
the TSA is not to keep us safe it is to reduce the liability of the air-lines
Doug5049 Wrote: Oct 22, 2012 11:24 AM
No, it is to condition people to the idea that the federal government can do whatever it pleases to anyone at any time.

I’m reading the Constitution and I do not see a “Grope or Scan” clause. The TSA is unconstitutional. Let’s eliminate the TSA.

If you read my columns regularly, you know that I consider the TSA to be a carcinogenic petting zoo. I nearly always opt out. I object to the scanners on principle of their unconstitutionality. And I am concerned about the possibility of a scanner malfunction (thousands of service calls have been made to the backscatter X-ray machines)—which medical experts warn can result in extremely high radiation exposure.

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