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This page contains an archive of select news stories of interest to the Commandant of the Coast Guard, Vice Commandant of the Coast Guard, Master Chief Petty Officer of the Coast Guard or Chaplain of the Coast Guard.

Mar. 16, 2016 Maritime Professional MARAD Chief, Coast Guard Commandant Advocate for Jones Act
Mar. 16, 2016 The Maritime Executive MARAD and USCG Defend Jones Act in Congressional Hearing
Mar. 7, 2016 Maritime Professional U.S. Coast Guard's Top Priority:  Offshore Patrol Cutter
Mar. 7, 2016 SEAPOWER Ingalls Shipbuilding Authenticates Keel of Seventh National Security Cutter
Mar. 4, 2016 Defense Systems DOD's Long Path to Creating a Cyber Warrior Workforce
Mar. 4, 2016 Keel for Latest Ingalls Coast Guard Cutter, Kimball 'Truly and Fairly Laid'
Mar. 4, 2016 Sun Herald Senator's Wife Authenticates Keel at Ingalls; Kay Cochran is Ship's Sponsor
Mar. 3, 2016 Relocation of Coast Guard Band Out of New London Still Under Review
Feb. 24, 2016 Navy Times Bigger Budget, More Personnel Ahead for Coast Guard
Feb. 23, 2016 USNI News Commandant:  2016 Funding, 2017 Budget Request will help Accelerate Heavy Icebreaker Program
Feb. 23, 2016 Zukunft Lauds Largest Ever Acquisition Budget
Feb. 23, 2016 Coast Guard Commandant Calls for Manpower Plus Up
Feb. 23, 2016 The Maritime Executive Zukunft Lauds Largest Acquisition Budget in Coast Guard History
Feb. 16, 2016 New Jersey Today U.S. Coast Guard Reserve Celebrates its 75th Anniversary of Serving the Nation
Feb. 2, 2016 WCBD Dept. of Homeland Security, U.S. Coast Guard Announce Extended Maternity Leave Policy
Jan 26, 2016 VarietyChris Pine Feels the Warmth at the "Finest Hours" Premiere
Jan. 19, 2016 CNN Coast Guard Seeks Billion-Dollar Icebreaker as Russia Makes Arctic Push
Jan. 17, 2016 Alaska Dispatch News Coast Guard Takes Steps to Acquire Long-Sought Icebreaker for Arctic
Jan. 16, 2016 Selma Times-Journal Highest Ranking Official in Coast Guard Speaks at MMI
Jan. 14, 2016 The Wall Street Journal Coast Guard Sets Plans to Acquire Two New Icebreakers
Jan. 14, 2016 Navy Times Coast Guard Moves Forward to Design New Icebreakers
Jan. 14, 2016 The Diplomat Will the US Coast Guard Close the 'Icebreaker Gap'?
Jan. 9, 2016 The Maritime Executive Coast Guard Releases Human Capital Strategy
Dec. 18, 2015 Imperial Valley News Navy Chaplain Corps Celebrates 240 Years of Service on Capitol Hill
Dec. 17, 2015 SEAPOWER U.S. Coast Guard Fills Personnel Gap in Britain's Royal Navy
Dec. 15, 2015 SEAPOWER Coast Guard Commandant: More Large Cutters, Icebreakers Likely as Capabilities Become Evident
Dec. 15, 2015 Coast Guard Looks to Follow Navy in Adopting 18-Week Maternity Leave
Dec. 7, 2015 SEAPOWER 'Not enough' USCG Vessels to Meet Demand for Presence in South China Sea, Arctic
Nov. 25, 2015 Obama Sees Need for More US Icebreakers: Former Coast Guard Commandant
Nov. 20, 2015 CBS This Morning Coast Guard Having Record Year Chasing Down Cocaine Smugglers
Nov. 19, 2015 CBS Evening News What $800 Million Worth of Cocaine Looks Like
Nov. 16, 2015 SEAPOWER Ingalls Shipbuilding Christens Sixth National Security Cutter, Munro
Nov. 15, 2015 Ingalls Christens National Security Cutter Munro
Nov. 14, 2015 Ingalls Christens U.S. Coast Guard National Security Cutter Munro
Nov. 10, 2015 The Maritime Executive USCG Remembers the Fallen
Nov. 10, 2015 Record-Journal Connecticut has a Role in the Arctic's Future
Nov. 2, 2015 With Ice Melting, Arctic Coast Guards Pledge Cooperation
Oct. 26, 2015 The Day Coast Guard Distinguished Public Service Award Presented Posthumously to Robert J. Flynn
Oct. 14, 2015 Trade Only Today Coast Guard Foundation Raises $1 Million in New York
Oct. 8, 2015 Maritime Professional Solving Tomorrow's Workforce Crisis - Today
Oct. 5, 2015 The Hill Feds, BP Reach $20B Settlement Over Gulf Spill
Oct. 5, 2015 Washington Post BP Settlement Will Cost $20.8 Billion, Justice Department Says
Sep. 30, 2015 The Diplomat US, Vietnam Eye Deeper Coast Guard Cooperation
Sep. 28, 2015 Washington Examiner Freezing U.S. Out of the Arctic
Sep. 25, 2015 Washington Examiner Interview:  Adm. Paul Zukunft, Coast Guard Commandant
Sep. 10, 2015 PBS News Hour Homeland Security Taking to the Sky in Drug Smuggling Fight
Sep. 9, 2015 SEAPOWER Coast Guard Icebreaker Gets Administration Backing
Sep. 8, 2015 VICE News Global Warming Means the US Actually Needs More Icebreakers
Sep. 3, 2015 Navy Times Obama Pushes for new Icebreaker 2 Years Early
Sep. 2, 2015 Russia Makes Play for Arctic, Obama Seeks More Coast Guard Icebreakers
Sep. 1, 2015 ABC News 3 Issues Obama Should Discuss, Besides Climate Change, as He Heads to the Arctic
 Sep. 1, 2015  Politico The Icebreaker Gap
Aug. 29, 2015 New York Times U.S. Is Playing Catch-Up With Russia in Scramble for the Arctic
Aug. 28, 2015 Miami Herald U.S. lags behind Russia and other nations in the Arctic
Aug. 22, 2015 Navy Times Cutter Stratton's Historic Haul Included Two Drug Subs
Aug. 21, 2015 CIMSEC U.S. Southcom vs. Caribbean Narco-pirates
Aug. 18, 2015 US Coast Guard Receives New Vice Commandant
Aug. 12, 2015 San Diego Union Tribune New Coast Guard Ships Having a Major Impact
Aug. 10, 2015 Washington Post Why the Coast Guard Calls Narco-Submarines the 'White Buffalo' of the Seas
 Aug. 10, 2015  The Guardian US Coastguard Has Seized $1.8bn Worth of Cocaine This Year, Officials Say
Aug. 10, 2015 FoxNews Coast Guard: Cocaine Seizures off Latin America This Year Soared to Highest Levels in 5 Years
Aug. 4, 2015 gCaptain Semper Paratus! U.S. Coast Guard Celebrates 225 Years of Service
 Aug. 4, 2015 Huffington Post A 225-Year Legacy of Service 
Aug. 4, 2015 The Maritime Executive U.S. Coast Guard Celebrates 225th Anniversary
July 22, 2015 Oregon Live Coast Guard Swimmer Rides a Rip Tide to Conserve Energy in Daring Nighttime Rescue that Saved 4
July 14, 2015 The Day New London designated as a ‘Coast Guard City’
July 14, 2015 Alaska Dispatch News Arctic meeting in Alaska being planned for Kerry, Lavrov and other officials
July 14, 2015 Alaska Public Media Coast Guard Gears Up for Shell’s Chukchi Season
July 14, 2015 Alaska Dispatch News Researchers: Much still unknown about cleaning up Arctic oil spills
July 12, 2015 The Umpqua Post New Commander for Coast Guard Station Umpqua River
July 6, 2015 Newsweek In the Race to Control the Arctic, the U.S. Lags Behind
June 18, 2015 GCN Not Just for Analysis, Visualizations Support Transparency
June 18, 2015 New Plan Aimed at Helping US Ports, Carriers Prevent Costly Cyberattacks
June 18, 2015 IHS Maritime 360 USCG Unveils Maritime Cyber Scheme
June 17, 2015 Breaking Defense Adm. Zukunft Unveils New Coast Guard Cyber Strategy
June 17, 2015 Defense Systems Coast Guard Sees Natural Gas Exports as Potential Cyber Issue
June 17, 2015 Coast Guard Commandant Releases Cyber Strategy
June 17, 2015 National Defense Coast Guard Rolls Out Cyber Strategy
June 17, 2015 USNI News Coast Guard Rolls Out New Cyber Strategy
June 17, 2015 Government Security News U.S. Coast Guard Commandant Releases Cyber Strategy
June 16, 2015 Federal News Radio Are you the Weakest Cybersecurity Link at your Agency
June 16, 2015 SEAPOWER Coast Guard Unveils New Cyber Strategy
June 13, 2015 Navy Times Frigate Retirements Likley to Hamper Drug Busts at Sea
June 9, 2015 Chinook Observer Visiting Cutter Offers Look at Coast Guard's Future Force
June 1, 2015 National Public Radio (NPR) As the Arctic Opens Up, the U.S. is Down to a Single Icebreaker
May 29, 2015 Daily Advance Zukunft: USCG, EC One and the Same
May 20, 2015 TIME President Obama to Cadets: Lead the Way on Fighting Climate Change
May 20, 2015 Reuters Obama Tells Coast Guard Grads Climate Change Menaces U.S.
May 18, 2015 Defense News Commentary:  Ensure Sovereignty, Access, Security in Arctic
May 12, 2015 Asian Fortune FAPAC and Government's Efforts in Diversity
May 11, 2015 Coast Guardsman Honored As Top Active Duty Enlisted Service Member
May 8, 2015 Cape May County Herald At Last, County Becomes Coast Guard Community
May 8, 2015 Shore News Today Coast Guard Festival Committee, Others Have Been Preparing for Months
May 5, 2015 Press of Atlantic City Cape May to Host Coast Guard Weekend Festival
May 5, 2015 FIU News U.S. Coast Guard Partners with FIU on Recruitment and Research
Apr. 30, 2015 The Day Coast Guard Museum Foundation Launches National Fundraising Drive in D.C.
Apr. 29, 2015 The Hill Obama's TSA Pick Praised
Apr. 28, 2015 USA Today Coast Guard Says It Needs New Ships To Combat Drug Smuggling
Apr. 22, 2015 The Daily Astorian Coast Guard Comes Together Against Sexual Assault
Apr. 18, 2015 DoD News Dempsey, Leaders Honor Military Children of the Year
Apr. 17, 2015 ExecutiveGov Adm. Paul Zukunft: Coast Guard to Issue Three-Pronged Cyber Strategy
Apr. 15, 2015 DOD Buzz Coast Guard Commandant Says U.S. Falling Far Behind Russia in Arctic
Apr. 14, 2015 Federal Times Coast Guard Commandant:  Establishing the Cyber Rules of Engagement
Apr. 14, 2015 National Defense Coast Guard Commandant:  Recapitalization Number One Priority
Apr. 14, 2015 SEAPOWER Demonstrating Its Value
Apr. 14, 2015 Federal News Radio Sea Air Space Interview
Apr. 13, 2015 Navy and Marines Maintain Wartime Op Tempo Due to Russia and Mideast
Apr. 13, 2015 SEAPOWER Service Chiefs Detail Budget Challenges to Readiness, Modernization
Apr. 13, 2015 National Defense Under Budget Pressure, Sea Services Find Ways to Cut Costs
Apr. 8, 2015 USCG Adm. Zukunft:  The Man, His Mission
Mar. 24, 2015 Eufaula Tribune Eufaula Keeps Coast Guard Station
Mar. 24, 2015 USNI News Commandant Zukunft: Coast Guard's Offshore Patrol Cutter
Mar. 24, 2015 SEAPOWER Zukunft Says OPC is Top Priority
Mar. 20, 2015 CIMSEC The Coast Guard's Role in 21st Century Seapower
Mar. 17, 2015 Maritime Reporter and Engineering News, March 2015 Zukunft - The Man, His Mission
 Mar. 16, 2015 Navy Times Drug Busting, Cutter Building Top Zukunft's Priorities 
Mar. 15, 2015 Navy Times SitRep: Coast Guard Commandant Paul Zukunft
Mar. 15, 2015 Navy Times Coast Guard Scraps Proposal for First Fitness Test
Mar. 13, 2015 SEAPOWER Revised Maritime Strategy: 'Driving Integration to the Next Level'
Mar. 13, 2015 Federal Times Coast Guard Cyber Plan to Focus on Ports, Shipping
Mar. 12, 2015 Defense News Polar Presence Among Coast Guard Priorities
Mar. 6, 2015 USNI News Coast Guard Working with Canadians, Finns on Future Icebreaker Design
Mar. 4, 2015 Cape May County Herald Eyes Right! March to a Coast Guard Celebration
Mar. 2, 2015 Defense News Editorial: Invest in USCG & Icebreakers
Feb. 28, 2015 Tuscaloosa News Marion Military Institute
Feb. 27, 2015 Federal News Radio Coast Guard Commandant Lays Out Significant Challenges of DHS Shutdown
Feb. 27, 2015 Federal News Radio Adm. Paul Zukunft, Commandant, U.S. Coast Guard
Feb. 26, 2015 IHS Jane's 360 U.S. Coast Guard Still Wrangling with Icebreaker Shortage
Feb. 25, 2015 Think Tank: US Port Cybersecurity at Risk
Feb. 25, 2015 Navy Times Coast Guard Leader Vows Action in Face of Budget Woes
Feb. 25, 2015 San Diego Union-Tribune Q&A: Coast Guard Safeguarding U.S. Maritime Interests
Feb. 25, 2015 USNI News Coast Guard Analysis Says U.S. Needs 3 Heavy and 3 Medium Icebreakers, Path to Ships Unclear
Feb. 25, 2015 Marine Log State of Coast Guard? Under Heavy Strain
Feb. 24, 2015 The Day Commandant says Coast Guard Hindered by Budget
Feb. 24, 2015 DHS Shutdown Would Halt Coast Guard Active Duty and Retiree Pay
Feb. 24, 2015 SEAPOWER Zukunft: Coast Guard is, Once Again, Under Heavy Strain
Feb. 24, 2015 The Maritime Executive Zukunft Ready for Tough Decisions
Feb. 23, 2015 Navy Times Budget Showdown Threatens Coast Guard and Retiree Pay
Feb. 23, 2015 SEAPOWER Shutdown Will Impact Coast Guard Missions, Recapitalization; Civilians Face Furloughs
Feb. 20, 2015 USCG Commandant Visits Port of San Diego
Feb. 18, 2015 Navy Times Coast Guard: Funding Impasse Threatens New Cutter
Feb. 13, 2015 DOD News Sea-Service Leaders Chart Priorities, Challenges
Feb. 13, 2015 USNI News WEST: Sea Service Leaders Outline Challenges
Feb. 3, 2015 Maritime Professional Zeroing in on Zukunft
Jan. 22, 2015 Zukunft: Western Hemisphere at Top USCG Priority
Jan. 22, 2015 Workboat Zukunft Emphasizes Western Hemisphere Priorities
Jan. 16, 2015 SEAPOWER USCG Commandant: Intelligence Will Drive Operations
Jan. 16, 2015 USNI Commandant Zukunft: U.S. Coast Guard Moving More Resources to Western Hemisphere
Jan. 15, 2015 SEAPOWER Coast Guard Commandant Concerned About Potential Increase in Flow of Drugs, Migrants
Jan. 15, 2015 Navy Times Zukunft: Ships Needed for Arctic, Drug Interdiction
Jan. 8, 2015  The Day Challenges Outlined in Annual Address to Coast Guard Cadets
Dec. 12, 2014 Steamboat Today Powers Given Spirit of Hope Award for America 300 Efforts
 Dec. 7, 2014 San Antonio Express News Connecticut to Mark 'Coast Guard Summer' in 2015 
Dec. 7, 2014 ABC News 4 Coast Guard Commissions Newest Cutter in Charleston
Dec. 5, 2014 Coast Guard to Commission National Security Cutter
Dec. 2, 2014 SEAPOWER Magazine Zukunft Outlines Strategy to Meet Demand Signal
Nov. 27, 2014 Bahrain News Agency Coastguard Commandant Receives US Counterpart
Nov. 18, 2014 Pierluisi Meets with Commandant U.S. Coast Guard
Nov. 14, 2014 The Government of the Bahamas  OPBAT Awarded at Joint Drug Interdiction Meeting
Nov. 14, 2014 Bahamas Islands Info  Operation Bahamas, Turks and Caicos Officials Receive Joint Operations Interdiction Award  
Oct. 29, 2014 Coos Bay World Coast Guard to Delay Air Facility Closure
Oct. 26, 2014 Defense News War on Drugs Stretches U.S. Coast Guard Thin
Oct. 18, 2014 Military Times In War with Drug Traffickers, Coast Guard Stretched Thin
Oct. 17, 2014 Houston Chronicle Zukunft:  In Border Crisis, Treat the Cause, Not the Symptom
Oct. 14, 2014 The Maritime Executive Salute to the Coast Guard Event Shines
Oct. 10, 2014 Maritime Professional Coast Guard Foundation NYC Event a Success
Oct. 9, 2014 Coast Guard Offloads 28,000 Pounds of Cocaine
Oct. 9, 2014 The Arctic Institute Coast Guards in the Arctic - Troubles Ahead?
Oct. 7, 2014 SEAPOWER Magazine As Budgets Shrink, Coooperation is Key to Battling Drug Traffickers
Oct. 6, 2014 Coast Guard Offloads 28,000 Pounds of Cocaine
Oct. 3, 2014 USCG Leaders to Discuss Emerging Challenges
Sept. 25, 2014 Commandant Signs USCG Strategy Document
Sept. 23, 2014 Coast Guard Establishes Center for Arctic Study and Policy
Sept. 17, 2014 Congress Declines to Help Coast Guard Fund New Polar Icebreaker
Sept. 17, 2014 San Jose Mercury News Commandant Recognizes Coast Guardsman
Sept. 9, 2014 Maritime Professional Profile Admiral Paul Zukunft
Sept. 6, 2014 Key West Citizen Newest Key West Cutter Enters Service
Sept. 5, 2014 Maritime Professional USCG Leaders Discuss Latin America, Caribbean
Sep. 2, 2014 Maritime Reporter and Engineering News Ballast Water Leadership
Aug 19, 2014 KNOM Coast Guard and DOT Heads Visit Nome and UNK to Hear Needs
Aug 17, 2014  The Clarion-Ledger Coast Guard Christens Cutter James in Pascagoula
Aug. 16, 2014 Mississippi Press-News Ingalls, Coast Guard Christen National Security Cutter
Aug. 15, 2014 Mississippi Press-News Ingalls Shipbuilding Set to Christen NSC James Saturday
Aug 13, 2014 KRBD USCG Commandant Visits Ketchikan Base
Aug 1, 2014 SEAPOWER Magazine At the Helm 'Service, Duty, Commitment' Guide USCG's Zukunft
July 31, 2014 WZZM Coast Guard Retires Last 41-Foot Utility Boat
July 27, 2014 Daily Advance New Commandant:  EC to Become Coast Guard City
July 7, 2014 Navy Times New Coast Guard boss sets course for service
June 30, 2014 Navy Times Commandant seeks to limit PCS moves
 May 30, 2014 Navy Times Zukunft takes over as new Coast Guard Commandant 
May 30, 2014 Seapower Magazine Zukunft Relieves Papp as USCG Commandant 

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