Jayson P. Ahern

Jayson P. Ahern

Jayson P. Ahern is the Acting Commissioner of U.S. Customs and Border Protection. He was Assistant Commissioner for Field Operations from March 2003 to August 2007. He managed an operating budget of $2.2 billion and directs the activities of more than 25,000 employees, including more than 19,000 CBP Officers and Agriculture Specialists, and oversees the programs and operations at 20 Field Operations offices, 317 ports of entry and 14 preclearance stations in Canada and the Caribbean. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Jayson P. Ahern has 13 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2005 House Committee as an Assistant Commissioner for the Office of Field Operations of the U.S. Customs and Border Protection. The year with the most videos was 2006 with six videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2009 with an average of 307 views per program. Most appearances with Thomas Gilmour (3), Clay Lowery (2). Most common tags: Transportation, Homeland (Domestic) Security, Immigration.

Appearances by Title:c. August 5, 2007 - Present Deputy Commissioner, U.S. Customs and Border Protection Videos: 1 c. February 1, 2010 - Present Principal, Chertoff Group Videos: 0


Acting Commissioner, U.S. Customs and Border Protection c. March 1, 2009 - January 2, 2010 Videos: 4 Assistant Commissioner, Office of Field Operations, U.S. Customs and Border Protection c. June 1, 2002 - c. August 1, 2007 Videos: 8

Recent Appearances

  • Homeland Security Law Enforcement Agenda

    Homeland Security Law Enforcement Agenda

    Officials from Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) and Customs and Border Protection (CBP) provided operational status updates on their…

  • Panel on Border Security

    Panel on Border Security

    Panelists talked about U.S. border security. Topics included improving border security, illegal immigration and violence…

  • U.S.-Mexico Border Security

    U.S.-Mexico Border Security

    Witness at a hearing titled “Secure Border Initiative and Control of the Land Border,” testified about border security…

  • U.S.-Mexico Border Violence

    U.S.-Mexico Border Violence

    Department of Homeland Security and other U.S. officials testified about mounting drug-related violence in Mexico and the…

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