Former United States Senator Sam Nunn. Photo courtesy of Nuclear Threat Initiative.

Honor, Respect, Devotion to Duty: Senator Sam Nunn

“All in all, it was just a great experience and most of all a learning experience and understanding how important it is for unit cohesion, for discipline, for the sense of integrity. All of those things were pounded home and I think they stuck with me really all of my career.”


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 […]


Adm. Bob Papp testifies before the U.S. Senate

Adm. Papp testifies at Senate hearing

Coast Guard Commandant Adm. Bob Papp testified before the U.S. Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee Oceans, Atmosphere, Fisheries and Coast Guard Subcommittee about the Coast Guard’s fiscal year 2012 budget today. During the hearing, Adm. Papp provided an oral […]


Coast Guard Authorization Hearing Today

This morning, Coast Guard Commandant Admiral Thad Allen is testifying before the Oceans, Atmosphere, Fisheries Subcommittee to the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science & Transportation regarding Coast Guard Authorization. Coast Guard Authorization provides the legislative authority necessary to support and […]