Government Disaster Response

Admiral Allen talked about U.S. Coast Guard operations, domestic security issues, enhanced unity of interagency collaboration, and… read more

Admiral Allen talked about U.S. Coast Guard operations, domestic security issues, enhanced unity of interagency collaboration, and responses to disasters. In 2001, he led the Coast Guard Atlantic Area operations in response to the September 11 attacks, and in 2005, he was the principal federal official for Hurricane Katrina response in Louisiana, Mississippi, and Alabama. 

Mr. Pascual provided introductory remarks and moderated the discussion. After the program, Admiral Allen answered questions from members of the audience. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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  • Thad W. Allen Commandant U.S. Coast Guard
  • Carlos Pascual Vice President and Director Brookings Institution->Foreign Policy Studies Program

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Government Disaster Response

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Program ID:
198370-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
May 29, 2007
Last Aired:
Jun 2, 2007

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  • May 29, 2007 | 1:33pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 29, 2007 | 9:24pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 30, 2007 | 3:58am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 02, 2007 | 12:14pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
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