It's our policy: Some terrorists can fly without secondary screening 

Terry Jeffrey at CNS carefully reads through a July report from the Homeland Security Inspector General and finds this passage:

“Not all known or reasonably suspected terrorists are prohibited from boarding an aircraft, or are subject to additional security screening prior to boarding an aircraft.”

In other words, you've been waiting in lines and subjected to harrassment by TSA employees for about eight years now, all for naught. We're not even scrutinizing real terrorists. I'll have more on the cost-benefit of our pretend airport security system in tomorrow's column.

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David Freddoso

David Freddoso came to the Washington Examiner in June 2009, after serving for nearly two years as a Capitol Hill-based staff reporter for National Review Online. Before writing his New York Times bestselling book, The Case Against Barack Obama, he spent three years assisting Robert Novak, the legendary Washington... more
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