Monday, May 13, 2013
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Matsuda Stepping Down as U.S. Maritime Administrator

David Matsuda on Monday announced his plans to step down as U.S. Maritime Administrator, a role he has held since June 25, 2010.

May 13, 2013
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Friday, August 17, 2012
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You’re Fired – King’s Point Superintendant Wades Into Brown Water

In the heat and sunshine of a clear summer day, hundreds of cadets stood at attention to welcome the new superintendent, Rear Admiral James A. Helis, to the campus of...

August 17, 2012
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Monday, January 30, 2012
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GMATS: MARAD’s David Matsuda Speaks

By David Matsuda, U.S. Maritime Administrator Last month, the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Maritime Administration and the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy made the decision to close the Global Maritime and...

January 30, 2012
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Friday, December 16, 2011
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A Failure of Leadership

By Clay Maitland Shipping, it is often said, is a house of many mansions.  It is characterized by different qualities, and varies according to the nationality of the ships themselves,...

December 16, 2011
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Monday, December 5, 2011
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Really Mr. Matsuda? Maritime Matters?

We had no idea… thanks for the heads up sir. David Matsuda, the highest ranking maritime official in the US government, came down to New Orleans for the International Workboat...

December 5, 2011
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Wednesday, November 9, 2011
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Maritime Unions Slam MARAD for “Flawed” U.S.-Flag Report

Maritime unions have critized the U.S. Maritime Administration and David Matsuda for releasing a report last week on the cost of flying the U.S. flag. The unions have said the...

November 9, 2011
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Thursday, October 20, 2011
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Where is MARAD Administrator David Matsuda?

One of the main stories last week was the apparent dismissal (for lack of a better word) of the Superintendent of the of the US Merchant Marine Academy at Kings...

October 20, 2011
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