14 lawmakers oppose Abu Dhabi pre-clearance facility

04/22/2013 | Washington Post, The

A bipartisan group of 14 members of Congress signed a letter to Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano about plans for customs pre-clearance in the United Arab Emirates. "We are concerned that establishing a [Customs and Border Protection] pre-clearance facility in Abu Dhabi sets the dangerous precedent of deploying customs resources based on the availability of third-party financing -- not national security, common sense, or the needs of traveling taxpayers," the letter said.

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