Joan Neuhaus Schaan, fellow in homeland security and terrorism at the Baker Institute, testified April 28, 2008, before the U.S. House Natural Resources Committee, Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests and Public Lands, and the Subcommittee on Fisheries, Wildlife and Oceans. The event was a Joint Oversight Field Hearing on "Walls and Waivers: Expedited Construction of the Southern Border Wall and the Collateral Impacts on Communities and the Environment."  Schaan, who is also the executive director of the Houston-Harris County Regional Advisory Council, testified regarding Texas border security.

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