Looking North: Assessing the Current Threat at the U.S.-Canada Border

November 14, 2017 10:00 AM | House Capitol Visitor Center (HVC) Room 210

The purpose of the hearing is to examine the current threat landscape and challenges we face along our northern border. Based on the Northern Border Threat Analysis report issued by DHS earlier this year, we will delve into the operational capabilities and gaps of northern border DHS assets, illicit drug flow trends, and information sharing partnerships among DHS, State, Local, Tribal and Canadian law enforcement agencies.

Opening Statements

Rep. Martha McSally (R-AZ), Subcommittee Chairwoman
Opening Statement

Live Stream


Mr. Michael Dougherty
Assistant Secretary for Border, Immigration, and Trade Policy
Office of Strategy, Policy, and Plans
U.S. Department of Homeland Security
Witness Testimony

Mr. Scott A. Luck
Acting Deputy Chief
U.S. Border Patrol
U.S. Department of Homeland Security
Witness Testimony

Mr. Kevin Kelly
Special Agent in Charge
U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement
U.S. Department of Homeland Security
Witness Testimony

Dr. Michael Marchand
Colville Business Council
National Congress of American Indians
Witness Testimony

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