Sequestration

Napolitano Blames Long Airport Security Lines on Sequester

What was the excuse before the sequester?

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Longer lines at airports are due to sequestration, said Department of Homeland Security director Janet Napolitano.

Mandated budget cuts have forced the agency to cut back security staff at the airports, and that means fewer Transportation Security Administration agents on hand to sift through flyers' bags, Politico reported.

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