Coast Guard’s Top Officer Visits RI with Senator Reed

11/01/2019 — 

Senator Reed joined Coast Guard Commandant Admiral Karl Schultz for a meeting aboard the USCG Escanaba (a 270 foot long vessel medium endurance vessel, with a crew of 105 men and women) at the Coast Guard wharf at Naval Station Newport. 

Topics discussed includeed the Coast Guard’s vital mission in Rhode Island, the state’s growing maritime industry, the future of the Coast Guard fleet, and more.