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Eliminate the TSA

Scrap Iron in Texas Wrote: Oct 22, 2012 3:40 PM
The security of the airlines should be the responsibility OF the airlines. Priviatize the screening, and have the airlines, through the local airport, do all the screening. What braniac politician said, "In order to proffesionalize, you must federalize"?

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.

Last week, I was traveling to New Jersey to speak at...