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Wednesday, January 6, 2010

Chertoff's Airport Scanner Scam


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=APWLwu2ZO2A

Boston.com
WASHINGTON - Since the attempted bombing of a US airliner on Christmas Day, former Homeland Security secretary Michael Chertoff has given dozens of media interviews touting the need for the federal government to buy more full-body scanners for airports.

What he has made little mention of is that the Chertoff Group, his security consulting agency, includes a client that manufactures the machines. Chertoff disclosed the relationship on a CNN program Wednesday, in response to a question.

An airport passengers’ rights group on Thursday criticized Chertoff’s use of his former government credentials to advocate for a product that benefits his clients.


Mother Jones, "The Airport Scanner Scam"

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