Yesterday, I traveled to Miami where U.S. Customs and Border Protection’s highly trained agriculture specialists are inspecting millions of roses, daisies, tulips and other flowers. On any given day, the agriculture specialists process about 16.4 million cut flower stems; but in the weeks leading up to Valentine’s Day, our specialists are looking at a massive 378.2 million stems.
U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations, National Intellectual Property Rights Coordination Center Director Lev Kubiak addresses ICE’s approach to combating trade fraud.
U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Office of International Trade acting Assistant Commissioner Richard DiNucci address CBP’s role in facilitating international trade and enforcing our trade laws.
U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Office of Field Operations acting Assistant Commissioner John Wagner addresses CBP’s efforts to sustain and modernize the Nation’s land ports of entry to secure and facilitate growing volumes of travel and trade.
U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS ) Office of Policy (PLCY) Deputy Assistant Secretary for Transborder Policy Ellen McClain, U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) Assistant Commandant for Prevention Policy RDML Paul Thomas, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Acting Deputy Commissioner Kevin McAleenan, Transportation Security Administration (TSA) Office of Intelligence and Analysis Assistant Administrator Steve Sadler, and Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Protection and National Preparedness Grant Programs Directorate Assistant Administrator Brian Kamoie address DHS’ efforts to ensure secure, efficient, and resilient operations at the Nation’s 361 maritime ports and throughout the global maritime transportation system.
U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Deputy Commissioner Kevin McAleenan and U.S. Immigrations and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Deputy Director Daniel Ragsdale address H.R. 3846, The CBP Authorization Act and H.R. 4279, The ICE Authorization Act, legislation that amends the Homeland Security Act of 2002 with respect to the establishment in the Department of Homeland Security of the U.S. Customs and Border Protection and the U.S. Immigrations and Customs Enforcement.
U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Commissioner R. Gil Kerlikowske addresses the work that CBP’s does in securing America’s borders and CBP’s Fiscal Year 2015 operational and budget priorities.
U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Homeland Security Investigation, National Intellectual Property Rights Coordination Center Director Lev Kubiak addresses the efforts of ICE to combat the illegal importation and sale of counterfeit, unapproved, and/or adulterated pharmaceuticals.
U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Secretary Jeh Johnson addresses his vision for the Department.
U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) Commandant Admiral Robert Papp Jr. addresses the Coast Guard’s homeland security missions.