Coast Guard

Ryan Estrada/U.S. Coast Guard via APAdm. Karl Schultz, Coast Guard commandant, delivers the 2019 State of the Coast Guard Address at Coast Guard Base Los Angeles-Long Beach in San Pedro, Calif., Thursday, March 21, 2019. Strapped with an aging fleet, the U.S. Coast Guard is about to award a contract for a much-needed new icebreaker to help compete against Russia and China for a presence in the Arctic, but the service needs more funding for operations and infrastructure, its commandant said Thursday. (Seaman Ryan Estrada/U.S. Coast Guard via AP)

Coast Guard says 2022 budget is the right path to recapitalization

Appropriators wants to give the Coast Guard about $13.2 billion.

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The Coast Guard names its civilian employee of the year, and some of his work is below the waterline

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Coast Guard, National Guard will follow DoD in mandating vaccines

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(U.S. Coast Guard photo by Seaman Katlin Kilroy)U.S. Army Gen. Paul Nakasone (middle) and Coast Guard Capt. Kevin Carroll (right) get a tour of the bridge aboard the Spirit of Norfolk while transiting to Coast Guard Base Portsmouth, Virginia, March 6, 2020. The two servicemembers were participating in the Cyber Component Commanders’ Conference, which served to raise awareness of the importance of maintaining strong cyber security postures within the Coast Guard. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Seaman Katlin Kilroy)

Maritime defense agencies view cybersecurity with new sense of urgency

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U.S. Coast GuardRear Admiral Carola List, assistant commandant for engineering and logistics at the U.S. Coast Guard

Rear Admiral Carola List talks Coast Guard priorities for 2022

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Coast Guard looks to plug digital holes in maritime infrastructure under new cyber outlook

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Peter Musurlian/Federal News NetworkKarl Schultz and Tom Temin

Coast Guard looking more closely at diversity, climate change challenges

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(Photo courtesy of the U.S. Coast Guard )U.S. Coast Guard Station Ketchikan crews remain ready, relevant and responsive during changing times.

With readiness concerns rising, Coast Guard gets flat budget for 2022

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(Coast Guard photo by Lt. j.g. Tom Morrell)Chief Petty Officer Paul Jones, executive officer at Aids to Navigation Team Two Rivers, Wisconsin, leads a discussion on leadership with his peers at the 3rd annual Women’s Leadership Symposium in Milwaukee, March 30, 2017. The symposium brought together leaders from all levels of the service to discuss leadership, mentorship and resources available to contribute to the success of the Coast Guard’s missions. (Coast Guard photo by Lt. j.g. Tom Morrell)

The Coast Guard expands its mentoring program, and modernizes it with matching software

Active duty, reserve and civilian members of the Coast Guard are beginning to take advantage of a newly expanded mentoring program. With more, chief of…

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IG: Veterans Affairs may have overlooked cost of physical improvements needed for EHR

In today’s Federal Newscast, the Department of Veterans Affairs’ inspector general said the agency initially underestimated the costs of physical infrastructure…

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Contracting community asks Congress for more tech funding — again

In today’s Federal Newscast, government contractors are pressing House and Senate leaders to include more funding for federal technology and cybersecurity in the infrastructure package.

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