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Adm. Papp’s Arabian Gulf visit highlights maritime governance

Coast Guard Commandant Adm. Bob Papp (left) meets with NAVCENT Commander Vice Adm. John Miller (center) and Deputy NAVCENT Commander Rear Adm. James Loeblein in Manama, Bahrain, Nov. 20, 2013. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Annie R. B. Elis.

Commandant of the Coast Guard Coast Guard Commandant Adm. Bob Papp recently visited the Kingdom of Bahrain for an annual visit to Coast Guard Patrol Forces Southwest Asia and to meet with key maritime partners.

Adm. Papp testifies at Senate hearing

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

Coast Guard Commandant Adm. Bob Papp provides testimony before the U.S. Senate Commerce Committee Subcommittee on Oceans, Atmosphere, Fisheries and Coast Guard about the Coast Guard’s fiscal year 2012 budget in the Russell Senate Office in Washington, D.C., June 23, 2011. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Patrick Kelley. Coast Guard Commandant

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Strength through Diversity – Learning from each other

Lt. j.g. Stephanie Young contributed to the post. Diversity, mentorship and leadership were topics of much discussion during the first Association of Naval Services Officers (ANSO) and National Naval Officers Association (NNOA) joint Professional Development and Training Symposium this week. Coast Guard, Navy and Marine Corps members gathered in Portsmouth, VA., to learn from, network

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First Lady makes history as a Coast Guard ‘first’

PASCAGOULA, Miss. – Distinguished guests including the First Lady, Secretary of Homeland Security and Coast Guard Commandant honor Capt. Dorothy Stratton during the christening of the Coast Guard’s third National Security Cutter, Stratton, July 23, 2010. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Casey Ranel. Capt. Dorothy Stratton has captured the attention of

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The Dorothy Stratton legend lives on

The week’s events began Sunday at dawn when the cutter was launched into the water at the Northrop Grumman Pascagoula, Miss., shipyard. Photo courtesy of Northrop Grumman Shipbuilding. While the christening of any cutter is of particular interest to the Coast Guard, this Friday’s christening of the service’s newest National Security Cutter is an especially proud moment

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