Tuesday, December 29, 2009

What's on The Tom Sullivan Show 12-29-09

Body Scanners
Is it time for full body scanners at airports?  Rep Dan Lungren (R-CA), ranking member of the House Homeland Security Committee and chairman of the House subcommittee that oversees the TSA, will join Spencer to discuss how to make airports and airplanes safe from terrorism.  
 
Closing Gitmo
It turns out the Christmas Day bomber was trained by an ex-Gitmo prisoner.  Still the Administration insists on closing Gitmo.  Today an official said the camp was dangerous because it was used as an al-Qaeda recruiting tool.  Does moving detainees to another facility -- on American soil -- make any sense?
 
War on Fat
The California trans-fat ban goes into effect Friday.  Since the state and federal government pays for the health care of so many people via Medicare and Medicaid, should they have some say over what the unhealthy masses are eating?  Or is the government over reaching?