Accession Number:

ADA492420

Title:

U.S. Coast Guard Posture Statement With 2009 Budget in Brief

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

COAST GUARD WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2008-02-01

Pagination or Media Count:

77.0

Abstract:

This inaugural Posture Statement complements the Department of Homeland Securitys DHS Budget in Brief and coincides with the annual submission of the Presidents Budget. This practice is consistent with the other Armed Forces. The Coast Guard is an Armed Service of the United States and the only military organization within the Department of Homeland Security DHS. It is the principal Federal agency responsible for maritime safety, security, and environmental stewardship and delivers daily value to the Nation through multi-mission resources, authorities, and capabilities.

Subject Categories:

  • Sociology and Law
  • Civil Defense

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE