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tv   Coast Guard Key West Flyover  CSPAN  September 12, 2017 1:59am-2:16am EDT

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future of the daca immigration program. louisiana republican congressman on how vulnerable coastal areas need to prepare for storms like hurricane harvey and irma. be sure to watch washington journal live at 7:00 eastern on tuesday morning. join the discussion ♪. voted un security council to impose additional sanctions on north korea today. tuesday, the house foreign affairs committee does a hearing on the use of sanctions and diplomacy for dealing with north korea. watch live starting it 10:00 a.m. eastern on c-span3. >> c-span where history unfolds daily. in 1979, c-span was created as a public service by america's cable television companies and is brought to you today by your cable or sunlight provider.
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>> florida senators nelson and .ubio toward key west they were escorted by members of the u.s. navy and coast guard stationed at key west. [indiscernible]
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>> i'm surprised. i know it was thus up to desk gusts of the category 4.
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i was with the captain at the marriott. we shared a room that night. we watched trees come down. >> this year was completely evacuated. -- this here was completely evacuated. >> wind damage. kept [indiscernible] >> we don't have a category five rating. [indiscernible]
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>> that is something we have to look at. our heroes, we are going to go to the prison and wait out the storm. >> every storm that comes through here. >> they were thinking of going to the prison. [laughter] >> thank you, sir. [indiscernible] butt looks small from here some significant damage. >> the mobile tower, you line up right there. >> the pickup truck with a radio. , we are without a
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tower. >> category a personnel. we made a decision peter have that number here. guess who made a decision. we have the number here. decision. a we have that number here. [indiscernible] they flew out and went all the way to illinois which is safe. normal number of employees? >> total people for everybody is about 5500. >> oh my goodness. did all of your surveillance residence -- all of his civilian
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residences waited out? >> not all of them. realized the storm is going to be as powerful as it was. some of them did not. they did not listen. the good news is i have no reported injuries. >> hallelujah for that. >> could you share your name and your rank? >> captain bobby baker. >> i have been here for a week. >> you are the only one. >> i am the only coast guard. [indiscernible]
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senator.an, what's this is captain jeff, i am the commander for key west. .ooks like our driver >> the navy has been doing a phenomenal job. theob is up in orlando in -- and they got out of here before the storm hit. >> [indiscernible] >> he has been great. >> we were just here the other day, weren't we? when did the last vessels leave here? --the less vessels left
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today's monday so it has been a week. so i think it was friday. that was important, the preparation, getting everybody out. the exodus from the keys, the .andatory evacuation thank and personally for getting the message out to the state. the cop republic is very proud. they didn't want to leave. pd,d hear from key west there were fortunate residents that were taking shelter in key west high school. if you imagine forge a people and for put -- imagine 400 people and four police officers. we at prepared were harvey and irma back to back? some of these aircraft are
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aircraft that flew in harvey, -- for the gulf coast to be ready to respond to hurricane irma. also lessons learned from the response to harvey. many of the coordination pieces .hat worked well you may have heard us talking to the navy or air force aircraft. [indiscernible] >> the recent news with houston [indiscernible] you see obviously what a lot of people do today. gas.tations ran out of
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we had action last night. our command center up in west virginia. [indiscernible]
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>> it sounded like a train. the navy has their emergency operations center. a lot of residents in town. >> [indiscernible] tothe navy, they volunteered have the cat 5 building. they evacuated the prisoners. mr. spotswood was great. >> is that jack spotswood? >> and then frank martino came out. did great job.
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[indiscernible] ♪ washington journal news and policy issues that impact you. coming up tuesday morning, documentary filmmakers, ken burns and lynn novick will join us to discuss their latest film war". the "vietnam the future of the daca immigration program it also joining us, the louisiana republican, is meant on how coastal areas need to prepare for hurricanes rv -- hurricanes harvey and irma.
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join the discussion. ♪ >> the un security council voted 15 to zero to impose additional sanctions on north korea today. tuesday, the house foreign affairs committee holds a hearing on the use of sanctions and diplomacy for dealing with north korea or watch live at 10 clock a.m. eastern on c-span3. -- at 10:00 a.m. eastern on c-span3. >> c-span where history unfolds daily. in 1979, c-span was created as a public service by america's cable television companies and is brought to you today by your cable or satellite provider. >> updated reporters on response efforts to her can harvey and irma could he spoke at the opening of the white house briefing. this update is 20

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