Last updated on: 9/3/2013 | Author: ProCon.org

Transportation Security Administration (TSA) Biography

Position:
None Found to the question "Is the ACLU Good for America?"
Reasoning:

No position found as of Feb. 28, 2007

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
  Organizations/VIPs/Other
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Description:

“We are the Transportation Security Administration, formed immediately following the tragedies of Sept. 11. Our agency is a component of the Department of Homeland Security and is responsible for security of the nation’s transportation systems.”

“What Is TSA,” www.tsa.gov (accessed Nov. 1, 2007)

Mission:

“With our state, local and regional partners, we oversee security for the highways, railroads, buses, mass transit systems, ports and the 450 U.S. airports. We employ approximately 50,000 people from Alaska to Puerto Rico to ensure your travels – by plane, train, automobile or ferry – are safe and secure.”

“What Is TSA,” www.tsa.gov (accessed Nov. 1, 2007)

Other:
Government Agency
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