The TSA’s app is pretty accurate at predicting shutdown-related airport delays

Jan 17, 2019 - Quartz

The longest-ever partial shutdown of the US government is nearing the one-month mark this week, and its most visible problems are on display at airports.

For several weeks now, Transportation Security Administration (TSA) workers have been working without pay. An unusually high number have called in sick, and many of those who continue to work long hours are struggling to make ends meet, and risk being fired if they don’t show up for work. A combination of understaffed security checkpoin...