Listen: TSA, David And Boston discussed on All Things Considered
"At stake. We're actually losing the number of TSA agents that are on the job. And that is deeply concerning to me David what about that? What about TSA agents themselves? What are you hearing from them? Well, none of the TSA agents. I did talk to you today were willing to go on tape. And they haven't missed a paycheck yet, but they will Friday if this shutdown continues in a lot of them are getting nervous about that. They say they can't really afford to miss a couple of weeks pay even if it's going to be made up later, there was one gentleman who told me he doesn't agree with the president is not willing to go without pay to get the wall. He says he wants secure borders, but he needs to be paid. And passengers are they feeling the effects or maybe changing their travel plans because of the shutdown? Well, I did talk to one gentleman for Boston who was flying here to Chicago. He said he had smooth sailing this morning in the airport in in Boston. And he has a lot of travel planned early in this new year and trips really the next couple of weeks in a row. So well, he says he's not feeling the effects yet. He is getting increasingly nervous that"