Amid Government Shutdown, TSA Agents Blast Travis Scott Over JFK Airport Speakers

Travelers had been met with a nice shock.

If you had been flying out of New York's JFK Airports not too long ago, you will have been met with a bit of shock when express variations of 's "Sicko Mode" and 's "Lift Yourself" had been blasting over the loudspeakers on the airports, the sixth-busiest within the United States.

According to a spokesperson for the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, it's TSA workers and airline workers who've management over music at sure terminals of the airport. It's an attention-grabbing strategy to struggle again as TSA brokers proceed to go unpaid in what's now the second-longest authorities shutdown ever.

Currently, 800,000 federal staff are being furloughed, receiving no pay whether or not or not they determine to come back into work. A large number of TSA brokers have been calling in sick, resulting in higher delays at airports. But, apparently, those that do determine to point out up may have some enjoyable whereas they're at it.

The shutdown started on December 22 and lots of Americans at the moment are coping with the fact of not receiving authorities advantages reminiscent of SNAP or their federal revenue tax returns till after February if this shutdown ought to proceed. In addition to TSA Agents, air site visitors controllers are amongst different federal staff who haven't obtained fee underneath the shutdown.