State of the Coast Guard
Admiral Thad W. Allen, who was due to retire later that year, gave his final state of the Coast Guard address. He talked about Coast Guard… read more
Admiral Thad W. Allen, who was due to retire later that year, gave his final state of the Coast Guard address. He talked about Coast Guard partnerships with international and federal agencies in response to disasters, Hurricane Katrina, and the recent earthquake in Haiti. He also talked about the fiscal year 2011 budget request, current initiatives, and strategic maritime challenges facing the U.S. Following his remarks he responded to questions submitted by members of the audience. close
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