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Coast Guard cancels Seafair visit

090728-N-9860Y-001SEATTLE – No Blue Angels, no Navy ship tours, and now the Coast Guard won’t be dropping anchor at Seafair.

U.S. Coast Guard cutters that have been visiting Seafair for decades have had to cancel their annual appearance.

The cancellation also applies to Coast Guard helicopters.

Budget shortfalls due to federal sequestration are forcing the Coast Guard, Navy and other military services to cut back on formal community outreach programs in 2013.

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3 comments

  • guest

    responsible government use of taxpayer dollars would solve this and many other problems. too bad nodoby wants to go down that road!

    • guest

      It should be obvious to everyone at this point that our totalitarian corporate government is not responsible to answer to it's people..it amswers only to it's masters……term limits for congress!!!…no foreign appointies in government positions….if you are not a born American citizen you should not be appointed to any governmental position….Ben Bernanki comes to mind….btw, who "appointed" him anyway?

  • eileen brunetti

    Call congress and tell them to cut the CRAP! Give Americans their military presence back AND our Whitehouse tours! Time to clean house America and vote these fat cats OUT!