BENS Conversation with BENS discussion with Troy A. Miller, Acting Commissioner, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP)
November 11, 2021 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm EST
November 11, 2021 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm EST
BENS conversation with Troy A. Miller, Acting Commissioner, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP). With more than 60,000 employees and a budget of over $15 billion, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, CBP, is one of the world’s largest law enforcement organizations and is charged with keeping terrorists and their weapons out of the U.S. while facilitating lawful international travel and trade. Mr. Miller will discuss CBP’s three core missions — counterterrorism, border security, and trade enforcement — while facilitating $4 trillion in trade and facilitating travel of over 410 million people through ports of entry.
Annual Southeast Holiday Social
Join us for a festive evening with friends, great food, and an open bar. Please bring your significant other and a prospective member. We are pleased to offer this event at no cost thanks to the generosity of BENS MembersMike Campbell and Steve Russell.
Army-Navy Game Watch Party
Please join BENS NY Metro for our inaugural Army-Navy Game watch party at Stout Grand Central on Saturday, December 10th. We have rented out the mezzanine level of this festive midtown location and are partnering with the New York Council Navy League for this event. Doors open at 2:30 pm ET, Kickoff is at 3:00 PM. Families and guests are welcome and encouraged. Heavy appetizers and first beverage will be covered. We’ll have ten TVs to watch the football action…
A Conversation with The Honorable William J. Walker, Sergeant at Arms of the House of Representatives
Join BENS DC for an in-person conversation with The Honorable William J. Walker, Sergeant at Arms of the House of Representatives. Walker was sworn in as Sergeant at Arms of the House of Representatives on April 26, 2021. He is the thirty-eighth person to hold this post since the House of Representatives first met in New York City in 1789. Prior to this, Major General Walker was the 23rd Commanding General of the District of Columbia Army and Air Force…