Modernizing the Coast Guard

Admiral Thad Allen outlined plans for reorganizing and modernizing the U.S. Coast Guard to meet growing demands while continuing to honor… read more

Admiral Thad Allen outlined plans for reorganizing and modernizing the U.S. Coast Guard to meet growing demands while continuing to honor its past. Topics included illegal immigration and drug trafficking, changes in the Arctic ice cover, radical extremism, changes in maritime markets and technology, and securing cyberspace. He responded to questions submitted by members of the audience. close

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Modernizing the Coast Guard

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Program ID:
203966-1
Category:
National Press Club
Format:
National Press Club Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Feb 8, 2008
Last Aired:
Feb 9, 2008

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  • Feb 08, 2008 | 4:57pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Feb 08, 2008 | 9:17pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Feb 09, 2008 | 1:03am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Feb 09, 2008 | 4:50am EST | C-SPAN 1
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