This page contains an archive of news items published by the Commandant of the Coast Guard and other senior staff members.
Coast Guard Commandant Adm. Bob Papp delivers his Annual Leadership Address at the Coast Guard Academy in New London, CT on January 5, 2012. Adm. Papp spoke about the importance of Coast Guard history. Pictured in the slide is Seaman Apprentice William Flores a Coast Guard Medal Awardee and namesake of the third Fast Response Cutter, also pictured. To read Adm. Papp's remarks click here. To learn more about Seaman Apprentice Flores, click here.