If the training of federal agents to protect flights from terrorist acts had been sh*t-canned by a Democrat-majority Congress, we’d hear the wailing from Faux News, GOP goons and talking wingnut heads 24/7. Why does the GOP love Osama? (AP):

Efforts to train thousands of federal agents to protect commercial flights during heightened terror alerts were quietly abandoned more than a year ago because Congress objected to the cost, government investigators said Tuesday.

…The Government Accountability Office, an investigative arm of Congress, reported that the federal air marshal service suspended its efforts to develop such a “surge capacity” by training customs and immigration agents to protect passenger airliners.

Pam Spaulding

Pam Spaulding