In The News

TSA Mission Left Muddy After Backtrack on Pocket Knives – 6-13-13

Flight Attendants vs. Knives: Anatomy of a Regulatory Win – 6-6-13

T.S.A. Drops an Effort to Allow Some Knives on Planes – 6-5-13

Flight Attendant Unions Score With ‘No Knives’ Campaign – 6-5-13

TSA drops effort to allow small knives on planes – 6-5-13

U.S. security agency scraps plan to allow small knives on planes – 6-5-13

Lawmakers demand TSA rule out knives on planes – 5-23-13

Small knives could be allowed on planes soon – 5-23-13

Opponents to knives on planes to speak in NC – 5-16-13

Attendants, TSA officers file legal warning over knives – 5-6-13

TSA rule spurs opportunities for blade-makers – 4-12-13

Senators Ask for IG Probe of TSA’s Decision on Knives – 3-24-13

Knives in Airplane Cabins? No Thanks. – WSJ 4-15-13

Union blasts TSA for putting interests of knife lobbyists over flying public – WSJ Marketwatch, 4-8-13

A No-Fly Zone for Knives –  New York Times Editorial, 3-27-13

Schumer Files Legislation To Overturn ‘Foolhardy’ TSA Plan Allowing Knives On Planes – CBS News NY,3-22-13

“No Knives Act” to overturn TSA policy change? CBS This Morning, 3-14-13

Knives on Planes Test TSA Mission 12 Years After Sept. 11 – Bloomberg Business Week, 3-14-13

TSA boss stands by agency’s decision to allow small knives back on planes – NBC News, 3-14-13

Teamsters Call On TSA To Reverse Policy Allowing Knives On Planes – PR Newswire, 3-12-13

APFA President Laura Glading on NPR Radio (including transcript), 3-11-13

Flight Attendant Union Rep: TSA small knife decision ‘doesn’t make sense,’ urges Americans to sign petition, 3-11-13

Laura Glading’s letter – USA Today’s Opinion Page , 3-10-13

APFA Vice President Marcus Gluth speaks with NBC DFW, 3-10-13

APFA Communications Coordinator Leslie Mayo – John and Ken Show, KFI AM Radio, 3-8-13

Flight attendants protest TSA changes: ‘This cannot stand’ – Today Show, 3-7-13

Machinists oppose knives on aircraft – Workday Minnesota, 3-6-13

APFA President Laura Glading on CNN’s The Situation Room with Wolf Blitzer, 3-6-13

Leslie Mayo (APFA) and Stacy Martin (TWU) on LATimes.com , 3-6-13

Knives and clubs on airplanes? Flight attendants don’t like the new TSA policy – Dallas News, 3-5-13

TSA lifts ban on pocketknives, flight attendants groups outraged – Cleveland Plain Dealer, 3-5-13

TSA to allow small knives, sporting gear on planes – Los Angeles Times, 3-5-13

TSA To Allow Knives On Board – NBC Nightly News (video), 3-5-13

TSA to Let Pocket Knives on Airlines Under New Rules – ABC News (video), 3-5-13