Commercial Vessel Compliance

6/3/2014: Congressional hearing alert

For your information, tomorrow, June 4th, the Coast Guard’s Assistant Commandant for Prevention Policy, Rear Admiral Paul Thomas, will testify, along with four other members of the Department of Homeland Security’s Leadership and the Government Accountability Office, at a Congressional Hearing on Port Security; details and internet link to live-webcast contained below:

Date: Wednesday, June 4, 2014

Time: 10:30 a.m.

Hearing Title: “Evaluating Port Security: Progress Made and Challenges Ahead”

Before the: Senate Committee on Homeland Security & Governmental Affairs (HSGAC)

Location: Dirksen Senate Office Building – Room SD-342

Witnesses: Ms. Ellen McClain, Deputy Asst Secretary for Trans-border Policy, DHS

RDML Paul Thomas, Asst Commandant for Prevention Policy, U.S. Coast Guard

Mr. Kevin McAleenan, Acting Deputy Commissioner, CBP

Mr. Brian E. Kamoie, Asst Administrator for Grant Programs, FEMA

Mr. Stephen Sadler, Asst Administrator for Intelligence and Analysis, TSA

Mr. Stephen Caldwell, Director, Homeland Security and Justice Issues, U.S. GAO

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