Hearing

05.17.18

Assessing the TSA Checkpoint: The PreCheck Program and Airport Wait Times

May 17, 2018 10:00 AM | HOUSE CAPITOL VISITOR CENTER (HVC) ROOM 210

The purpose of this hearing will be to examine both TSA, GAO, and private sector stakeholder perspectives relating to the TSA PreCheck program, as well as the agency’s airport wait times mitigation strategy going into the busy Summer travel season.

Opening Statements

Rep. John Katko (R-NY), Subcommittee Chairman
Opening Statement

Live Stream

Witnesses

PANEL I

Mr. Darby LaJoye
Assistant Administrator  
Office of Security Operations
Transportation Security Administration
U.S. Department of Homeland Security
Witness Testimony

Mr. William Russell
Acting Director
Homeland Security & Justice Team
U.S. Government Accountability Office
Witness Testimony

 

PANEL II

Ms. Lorraine Howerton
Senior Director of Government Relations 
U.S. Travel Association
Witness Testimony

Ms. Sharon L. Pinkerton
Senior Vice President
Legislative and Regulatory Policy
Airlines for America
Witness Testimony

Ms. Wendy Reiter
Director of Aviation Security
Seattle/Tacoma International Airport
**Testifying on behalf of the American Association of Airport Executives**
Witness Testimony

Mr. Michael McCormick
Executive Director and Chief Operating Officer
Global Business and Travel Association
Witness Testimony