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Congressional Resources

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The Office of Congressional Affairs serves as the single point of contact within CBP for all communications between CBP and Congress. OCA is committed to addressing any question or concern Members of Congress or their staff may have related to CBP’s complex mission.

Stephanie Talton, (Acting) Assistant Commissioner

Stephanie Talton, Deputy Assistant Commissioner

Branch Chiefs:

  • Cursten Knott - Budget and Appropriations
  • Mike Robinson - Border, Air & Marine Operations
  • Patrick Schmidt - (A) Trade Policy & Agriculture
  • Dane Norman - (A) Field Operations & Intelligence
  • Robert Andrews - Management and Communications

116th Congress Toolkit

OCA is committed to ensuring Congress is kept informed of CBP’s complex policies, programs, and operations. To assist you, we have developed a special resource for the 116th Congress, which provides quick access to valuable information about CBP and information to support inquiries from your constituents.


Last modified: 
July 7, 2020