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Release No: 008-13
February 26, 2013

Schedule of Events for Senator Chuck Hagel’s Pentagon Arrival

            Senator Chuck Hagel will arrive at the River Entrance of the Pentagon at 7:30 a.m. EST on Feb. 27.  His arrival is open press.  

            At 10:30 a.m. EST, Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel will make remarks to service members and civilian employees of the department in the Pentagon Auditorium.  His address is open press and will be covered live on the Pentagon Channel.  Still and video photographers should arrive no later than 10 a.m. to pre-set. 

            Journalists without a Pentagon building pass who wish to cover the 10:30 a.m. event will be picked up at the Pentagon River Parking Pedestrian Bridge only.  Plan to arrive no later than 30 minutes prior to the event; have proof of affiliation and two forms of photo identification.  Please call 703-697-5131 for escort to the auditorium.

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