Napolitano Says Sequestration Already Causing Long TSA Lines (VIDEO)

AP

Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano on Monday said sequestration is already causing long lines at the nation’s airports. 

“The big airports, for example, some of them had very long lines this weekend,” Napolitano said at Politico’s Playbook breakfast. The lines, she said, are “150 to 200 percent as long as we would normally expect.”

“Look, people, I don’t mean to scare, I mean to inform,” she added. “If you’re traveling, get to the airport earlier than you already would. There’s only so much we can do with personnel.” 

Watch:

 

Comments
Masthead Masthead
Editor & Publisher:
Managing Editor:
News Editor:
Asistant Editor:
Editor at Large:
Investigations Desk:
Senior Political Correspondent:
Reporters:
Newswriters:
Front Page Editor:
Social Media Editor:
Prime Editor:
General Manager & General Counsel:
Executive Publisher:
Head of Product:
Director of Technology:
Publishing Associate:
Front-End Developer:
Designer: