The US Senate has confirmed Peter Neffenger, the vice commandant of the US Coast Guard, to be the next head of the Transportation Security Administration (TSA). By an overwhelming 81-1 vote, the Senate moved late Monday to fill a void at the top of TSA created when former administrator John Pistole retired at the end of 2014. Melvin Carraway had been acting TSA administrator from the start of the year until earlier this month, when he was “reassigned” by Department of Homeland ...

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