Yup. It’s all about controlling the folks. Er, it’s all about control, folks.
But on Friday, the TSA denied an application by Springfield-Branson Airport in Missouri to privatize its checkpoint workforce, and in a statement, Pistole indicated other applications likewise will be denied.
“I examined the contractor screening program and decided not to expand the program beyond the current 16 airports as I do not see any clear or substantial advantage to do so at this time,” Pistole said.
Yeah. He’s a pistol, all right. High caliber? Nah, not so much.