Mr. Stephen Lord, Director of Homeland Security and Justice Issues

Government Accountability Office Releases TSA Oversight Review

On Wednesday morning, The House held a hearing on the challenges the TSA faces in the wake of a Government Accountability Office released the day before. The 38 page report detailing how the TSA could strengthen oversight of al...
by Jason Rabinowitz
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The NTSB Utilizes Social Media During Asiana 214 Investigation

Most government agencies work in mysterious ways, often times closed off from the public until their work is done and a final report is issued. The National Transportation Safety Board, however, has taken a different approach o...
by Jason Rabinowitz
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Reagan National Airport control tower. (Photo by dbking via Wikimedia Commons, CC BY)

FAA To Close 149 Contracted Control Towers April 7th

The FAA announced Friday the first round of contracted air traffic control towers to be closed due to sequestration, starting April 7th. Among the towers being closed is Trenton Mercer, which is just outside of Philadelphia and...
by Jason Rabinowitz
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FAA to Close 137 Control Towers Due to Sequestration

Sequestration To Shut Down 137 Control Towers on April 7th.
by Jason Rabinowitz
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Dallas to Tempe: ‘Yes, Yes, I Will!’: American Airlines and US Airways FINALLY Announce Merger

American Airlines and US Airways today announced their intention to merge, ending months—if not years—of rumor and speculation. The move will create the world’s largest airline.
by Jeremy Dwyer-Lindgren
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