Tag: Law of the Sea Convention

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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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 interview with ocean activist and author David Helvarg. Mr. Helvarg, president of Blue Frontier Campaign,

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