Republicans from Florida are taking aim at new search techniques being employed by the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) on airline passengers -- even as a poll shows most Americans accept these measures as necessary for greater security.
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As Floridians enter the busiest travel season of the year, many of them, including lawmakers, say full-body scans that take pictures of individuals as if they were naked, and the alternative option of an extreme pat-down, cross the line.