The Coast Guard needs more money to address aging fleets and fill capability gaps.
Commandant Karl Schultz stood before the House on Tuesday laying out the agency’s many concerns and promises. Schultz said fiscal 2020 will focus mainly on readiness and addressing maritime challenges.
Back in October, the Coast Guard unveiled a new Maritime Commerce Strategic Outlook to lay it out. For details, Federal News Network’s Eric White spoke with Vice Adm. Daniel Abel.