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Adm. Papp testifies at Senate Law of the Sea hearing

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

Coast Guard Commandant Adm. Bob Papp testifies at the Senate Committee Senate Committee on Foreign Relations. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Patrick Kelley. 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

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Memorial Day: Coast Guard stands tall to serve the US

The following article is being reprinted with permission from The Hill. The sun rises over Arlington National Cemetery Nov. 5, 2011. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Patrick Kelley. Written by Coast Guard Commandant Adm. Bob Papp. As one of the five Armed Services, the Coast Guard has proudly stood the watch for

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New vice commandant takes the helm

Vice Adm. Sally Brice-O'Hara, left, is relieved by Vice Adm. John Currier, right, at a vice commandant change of watch ceremony presided over by Coast Guard Commandant Adm. Bob Papp, center. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Patrick Kelley. Vice Adm. Sally Brice-O’Hara was relieved by Vice Adm. John Currier at a

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Adm. Papp testifies at Senate Appropriations hearing

Coast Guard Commandant Adm. Bob Papp testifies on the FY13 Coast Guard budget before the Senate Committee on Appropriations Homeland Security Subcommittee. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Patrick Kelley. Coast Guard Commandant Adm. Bob Papp testified before the Senate Committee on Appropriations, Homeland Security Subcommittee, about the Coast Guard’s fiscal year

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Colombian assistance key to drug interdiction & regional stability

Coast Guard Commandant Adm. Bob Papp meets members of the National Police of Colombia. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Patrick Kelley. The relationships between the United States and countries in Central and South America are critical to the Coast Guard’s continuing efforts to intercept the flow of drugs in the Caribbean

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Adm. Papp testifies at budget hearing

Coast Guard Commandant Adm. Bob Papp testifies before the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Homeland Security. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Patrick Kelley. Coast Guard Commandant Adm. Bob Papp testified before the U.S. House Appropriations Subcommittee on Homeland Securityon the, “Coast Guard’s FY 2013 Budget Request,” today. During the hearing, Papp provided

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Dedicating a new generation patrol boat

Coast Guard Commandant Adm. Bob Papp speaks at the dedication ceremony for the fast response cutter class in Lockport, La. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Patrick Kelley. Coast Guard Commandant Adm. Bob Papp participated in a dedication ceremony for the Coast Guard’s fast response cutter fleet in Lockport, La., today. The

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Celebrating 9 years of DHS

President Barack Obama, Department of Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano and Coast Guard Commandant Adm. Bob Papp participate in the Coast Guard Academy’s 130th commencement exercise May 18, 2011, in New London , Conn. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Patrick Kelley. Posted on behalf of Coast Guard Commandant Adm. Bob Papp.

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Adm. Papp delivers second State of the Coast Guard address

Adm. Papp stands before Coast Guard Cutter Bertholf as he delivers the 2012 State of the Coast Guard Address. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Patrick Kelley. UPDATED with additional text from address. Earlier today, Adm. Bob Papp, 24th Commandant of the Coast Guard, delivered his second State of the Coast Guard

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Auxiliary training meeting advances mission readiness

Coast Guard Auxiliary training

A Coast Guard Auxiliary member inspects a life jacket during a vessel safety check. The Coast Guard Auxiliary conducts vessel safety exams and informs boaters on the importance of boating safety. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Jonathan Lindberg. On Saturday, Coast Guard Vice Commandant Vice Adm. Sally Brice-O’Hara addressed the Coast

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