Press Release


Miller to Hold Hearing on U.S. Coast Guard’s Homeland Security Missions

Media Contact: Charlotte Sellmyer (202) 226-8417

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Tomorrow, the Subcommittee on Border and Maritime Security will hold a hearing on the U.S. Coast Guard’s homeland security missions.

TUESDAY, February 4 at 10:00 a.m.

Subcommittee on Border and Maritime Security   

Future of the Homeland Security Missions of the Coast Guard

311 Cannon House Office Building

Witness Includes:

  • Admiral Robert J. Papp, Jr., Commandant, U.S. Coast Guard, U.S. Department of Homeland Security

Subcommittee Chairman Candice Miller (R-MI) on the hearing: “Since September 11th, we have seen maritime security threats evolve – from terrorism, to narcotics and human smuggling, the United States Coast Guard (USGC) has been called upon to perform critical homeland security missions to protect our nation and its interests. Our committee will hear from Admiral Papp, Commandant of the USCG, on the future of its homeland security missions and examine the resources needed to carry out the USCG’s core maritime security missions.” 

*LIVE video of the hearing will be available HERE.