U.S. Coast Guard and Arctic Strategy

The Senate Commerce Subcommittee on Security held a hearing on the U.S. Coast Guard safeguarding national interests in the Arctic. U.S. Coast Guard… read more

The Senate Commerce Subcommittee on Security held a hearing on the U.S. Coast Guard safeguarding national interests in the Arctic. U.S. Coast Guard Vice Commandant Admiral Charles Ray discussed what is needed to strengthen the Coast Guard’s presence in the Arctic, including consistent funding and more ships added to the fleet. He also discussed Russia and China’s growing power in the Arctic region. Then, a panel of experts testified on the need for ports and harbors closer to the Arctic, protecting local fishing vessels, and the impact of climate change. close

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  • Ted Cruz U.S. Senator (Class 1) [R] Texas
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U.S. Coast Guard and Arctic Strategy

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Program ID:
507084-1
Category:
Senate Committee
Format:
Senate Committee
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Dec 08, 2020 | 2:32pm EST | C-SPAN.org
Last Aired:
Jan 13, 2021 | 1:47pm EST | C-SPAN 2

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  • Dec 08, 2020 | 3:13pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 30, 2020 | 10:07pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 31, 2020 | 2:57am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 31, 2020 | 4:54am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 13, 2021 | 1:47pm EST | C-SPAN 2
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