Democrats in the Texas House were happier about the outcome.
The bill would expand the federal definition of “official oppression” to prohibit federal employees from improperly touching a person’s private areas.
Scientists at the University of California have already written to President Barack Obama’s science advisor to claim: ‘There is still no rigorous, hard, data for the safety of X-ray airport passenger scans’.
They claim the agency is relying on tests performed by the machines’ manufacturers.
Conservative activists have held at least two rallies at the Capitol, protesting the Texas’ Senate’s inability to pass the legislation.
The VIPR swarm on Wednesday, the TSA’s largest so far, was such a shocking display of the agency’s power that it set the blogosphere abuzz.