State officials warn Congress against ‘rigged election’ talk

“In an open letter to Congress, the National Association of Secretaries of State warns against damaging public confidence in the electoral process. ”
http://thehill.com/blogs/ballot-box/other-races/297764-state-officials-warn-congress-against-rigged-election-talk

After New York Attack, Congress Wants TSA to Secure Amtrak, Buses – Bloomberg

A bipartisan bill introduced Thursday by Senator John Thune (R-S.D.) would require the TSA to use a risk-based security model for these transport modes and to budget money based on those risks. It would require a wider use of the agency’s terrorist watch list by train operators and more detailed passenger manifests along with tighter screening of marine employees. The legislation also would increase the TSA’s canine use by as many as 70 dog-handler teams for surface transportation.

via After New York Attack, Congress Wants TSA to Secure Amtrak, Buses – Bloomberg

No-fly zone would ‘require war with Syria and Russia’ – top US general — RT America

“Right now… for us to control all of the airspace in Syria would require us to go to war against Syria and Russia,” Dunford replied, drawing a rebuke from committee chairman John McCain (R-Arizona), who argued a no-fly zone was possible without war.

via No-fly zone would ‘require war with Syria and Russia’ – top US general — RT America

Post 9/11… what the hell happened?