The Security of Our Nation's Ports

October 4, 2007

253 SR
The hearing will review the Department of Homeland Security's implementation and administration of several port and cargo security programs authorized in the SAFE Port Act, the Maritime and Transportation Security Act of 2002, and the Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation Act of 2004.


Minority Statement

  • Ted Stevens


Witness Panel 1

  • Mr. Anthony Coscia

    Chairman, Board of Commissioners
    The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey
  • Mr. Stephen L. Caldwell

    Director, Homeland Security and Justice Issues
    U.S. Government Accountability Office
  • The Honorable Thomas Winkowski

    Assistant Commissioner, Field Operations
    U.S. Customs and Border Protection
  • Ms. Maurine Shields Fanguy

    TWIC Program Director
    Transportation Security Administration
  • Rear Admiral David P. Pekoske

    Assistant Commandant for Operations
    United States Coast Guard