Network News

X My Profile
View More Activity

Thad Allen's last day in uniform (Video)

By Ed O'Keefe


(Video by the Associated Press)

Wednesday marked Admiral Thad Allen's final day in a Coast Guard uniform. The National Incident Commander, who is in charge of the oil spill response, will now become a civilian employee of the Department of Homeland Security.

He stepped down as Coast Guard commandant in May but kept his admiral rank through the end of June.

By Ed O'Keefe  | July 1, 2010; 1:00 PM ET
Categories:  Revolving Door  
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz   Previous: Is the Postal Service owed $50B or $75B?
Next: Marines use Anna Chapman photos to warn sailors of the danger of beauties in foreign countries

Comments

Please view the video and help me pass the message to President Obama, the Gulf residents and BP oil spill cleanup workers.
http://cleanthegulfnow.org/archives/savage-obama-step-up/

The same video is on YouTube, for your convenience. Thank you.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UJAwc7QV_QA

Posted by: msavage12 | July 1, 2010 4:22 PM | Report abuse

The comments to this entry are closed.

 
 
RSS Feed
Subscribe to The Post

© 2010 The Washington Post Company