Lawmaker Concerned About 'Trust-But-Don't-Verify' Security
Representative Edward J. Markey (D-MA), a senior member of the
House Homeland Security Committee, responded Thursday to the
release of a July report prepared by the Department of Homeland
Security (DHS) Inspector General, Richard L. Skinner.
Lack of Interest, Participation Threatens Board Survival --
In order to make good on some political promises, Los Angeles
mayor Antonio Villaraigosa resurrected an aviation-oriented panel
that dissolved in 2003 from lack of interest from its members.
History seems destined to repeat itself.
Here we go again. Authorities are attempting to locate the
person who shined a laser into the cockpit of Northwest Airlines
Flight 352 while it was trying to land at O'Hare International
Airport Wednesday night.