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What a 95% failure rate says about the TSA

What a 95% failure rate says about the TSA

Jeh Johnson, head of the Department of Homeland Security, owes an immediate explanation to Americans, many of whom are understandably baffled, worried and shocked by a report that recently leaked out of the Transportation Security Administration. According to the report, undercover federal agents were able to sneak fake bombs past TSA screeners with apparent ease, despite the billions of dollars that the U.S. government spends on airport security and the cumbersome, time-consuming and invasive personal inspections it puts millions of travelers through each year.

In 67 out of 70 tests, secret DHS "Red Team" agents used insider knowledge and disguises to slip past body...