Our Borders Are More Than Just A Wall – US Coast Guard Is Also A Vital Component

  The 2017 Coast Guard Budget was done by Obama in February 2016. One can almost say, his budget was designed to help the drug dealers instead of keeping our coastline safe. His budget only called for purchasing and fitting of $704.1 million for vessels; $201.3 million for aircraft; and $51.1 million for shore projects. They were required to slim down the budget yet still maintain a high degree of efficiency and response. The budget request was $6.99 billion to operate and maintain Coast Guard assets and sustain essential front-line operations. Trump somehow has forgotten the importance and significance of … Continue reading