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Airport Security #980414

ABC Evening News for Monday, Nov 22, 2010
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(Studio: Diane Sawyer) The straight facts about holiday travel in light of new rules for airport security introduced; ABC News/"Washington Post" poll findings on the public's views of pat-downs outlined on screen.

(White House: Jake Tapper) The new TSA screening procedures at airport examined; airport scenes shown; poll figures on new scanners and pat-downs cited; details given about security concerns about terrorism. [White House press secretary Robert GIBBS†- comments.] [Representative John MICA - calls for a thinking decision.] [TSA administrator John PISTOLE - recalls incidents of women with bombs in their bras.]

(Studio: Diane Sawyer) Report introduced.

(Studio: Sharyn Alfonsi) A busy day inside the airports featured; statistics cited about screening times and frequency in various cities; scenes from "viral videos" about pat-downs shown. [Passenger Thomas SAWYER - recounts embarrassment when his colostomy bag was broken.] [Center for Radiological Research at Columbia University David BRENNER†- says there is evidence about radiation doses.]

Sawyer, Diane;
Tapper, Jake;
Alfonsi, Sharyn

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