A SWAC PDF specifically mentions treason in an exhaustive list of crimes and misdeeds that will result in the federal government denying a person the right to earn a living.The TWIC Disclosure and Certification form states the following: I acknowledge that if TSA or other law enforcement agencies determine that I pose an imminent threat to national security or transportation security, my employer may be notified.The TSA no-fly list contains thousands of names, including journalists and political activists. If the government determines you hold the wrong political beliefs, according to the TWIC document, your employer will be told and you may lose your job and the ability to provide for your family.The TWIC application also mentions treason and sedition as a criteria to put an end to an individuals employment.Sedition is defined as overt conduct, such as speech and organization, that is deemed by officialdom to tend toward insurrection against the establishment. The Sedition Act of 1918 forbids the use of disloyal, profane, scurrilous, or abusive language about the United States government, its flag, or its armed forces. The Sedition Act was updated on October 26, 2001, when Congress signed the USA Patriot Act into law. In the mid 70s, the Church Committee discovered that the government had carried out an aggressive campaign for decades to neutralize as FBI director Hoover characterized it political activity the establishment considered a threat to its monopoly on power.