Sacramento Says ‘No’ to Privatizing Airport Screeners

 AFL-CIO Now

01/10/2013; Mike Hall

Saying there is no evidence that replacing the trained airport screeners of the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) with a private, for-profit corporate workforce would be safer or more efficient, the Sacramento (Calif.) County Board of Supervisors withdrew on Wednesday its request from last year to contract out its screener security operations. Said Supervisor Phil Serna:

There was very little evidence produced…that there is any advantage to privatizing the screeners. Continue reading “Sacramento Says ‘No’ to Privatizing Airport Screeners”