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TSA Humiliates Injured Marine

Sonny317 Wrote: Mar 20, 2013 12:51 AM
He must not have looked like an illegal so they had an excuse to make him feel small and get away with it. Liberals hiring their undereducated and simple minded for the jobs that call for a modicum of brains and a big dose of COMMON SENSE.

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...