Subcommittee Hearing

Enforcing America’s Trade Laws in the Face of Customs Fraud and Duty Evasion

Subcommittee on International Trade, Customs, and Global Competitiveness Date: Thursday, May 5, 2011 Time: 02:00 PM Location: 215 Dirksen Senate Office Building

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Member Statements

  1.  Ron Wyden (D - OR)
  2.  John Thune (R - SD)


Panel I

  1. The Honorable Sherrod Brown
    United States Senator
    State of Ohio
  2. The Honorable Claire McCaskill
    United States Senator
    State of Missouri
  3. The Honorable Roy Blunt
    United States Senator
    State of Missouri

Panel II

  1. Robert Mahoney
    Tubular Products Group, Northwest Pipe Company
    Portland , OR
  2. Richard Adee
    Owner, Chairman
    Adee Honey Farms, American Honey Producers Associate Legislative Committee
    Bruce , SD
  3. Marguerite E. Trossevin
    Jochum Shore & Trossevin on behalf of the
    Retail Industry Leaders Association
    Alexandria , VA
  4. Roger Schagrin
    Government Affairs Committee, Committee to Support U.S. Trade Laws
    Annapolis , MD
  5. Karl Glassman
    Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer
    Leggett & Platt Incorporated
    Carthage , MO

Panel III

  1. Allen Gina
    Assistant Commissioner of International Trade
    U.S. Customs and Border Protection
    Washington , DC
  2. J. Scott Ballman
    Deputy Assistant Director
    Homeland Security Investigations,U.S, Immigration and Customs Enforcement, U.S. Department of Homeland Security
    Washington , DC
  3. Ronald Lorentzen
    Deputy Assistant Secretary for Import Administration
    U.S. Department of Commerce
    Washington , DC

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