Today in the Department of Defense, September 1, 2015
Secretary of Defense Ash Carter discusses his vision for the Force of the Future with service members and veterans at 9 a.m. EDT. This first-of-its-kind live address, which includes taking questions via several social media platforms and an in-studio audience, will be broadcast on Armed Forces Network, Defense Video & Imagery Distribution System live stream, and defense.gov/live
Secretary of Defense Ash Carter provides remarks at the 97th Annual Convention of the American Legion at 10:50 a.m. EDT, at the Baltimore Convention Center, One West Pratt Street, Baltimore, Maryland. This address will be broadcast on CSPAN and defense.gov/live
. Journalists interested in covering the event should contact American Legion points of contact Henry Howard, 765-491-3545 firstname.lastname@example.org
, or Debra Murrell, 410-649-6204 email@example.com
Deputy Secretary of Defense Bob Work and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey have no public or media events on their schedules.