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Adm. Mark Buzby sworn in as U.S. Maritime Administrator

From Maritime Executive:

Secretary of Transportation Elaine L. Chao has given the oath of office to Rear Adm. Mark H. Buzby (USN, ret.’d), formalizing his appointment as the head of the Maritime Administration. Adm. Buzby takes over from executive director Joel Szabat, who has headed up the agency since the departure of former administrator Paul […]


Councilman shocked car chase suspect got into Port of Los Angeles

Councilman Joe Buscaino said the chase was a “frightening and alarming” breach of security.

See the report at MSN