Coast Guard Commandant Adm. Bob Papp testifies at the Senate Committee Senate Committee on Foreign Relations.

Adm. Papp testifies at Senate Law of the Sea hearing

Testifying today before the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations at a hearing on the Law of the Sea Convention, Coast Guard Commandant Adm. Bob Papp stressed that accession to the Convention will better position the Coast Guard to advance and […]


An interview with David Helvarg on a National Ocean Policy

Last week, Admiral Allen testified before Congress on the merits of a National Ocean Policy as a representative of the Obama Administration’s Ocean Policy Task Force. To provide some outside perspective on the issue, Coast Guard Compass brings you an […]


The Arctic and the Coast Guard- Part 1

The Arctic has been in the news a lot lately. The Coast Guard isn’t new to missions in the Arctic as you can see if you check out the Coast Guard Historian’s page. The Coast Guard has been conducting operations […]