Today in the Department of Defense, October 7, 2015
Secretary of Defense Ash Carter is traveling. Deputy Secretary of Defense Bob Work and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Marine Gen. Joseph F. Dunford Jr. have no public or media events on their schedules.
Army Gen. Daniel B. Allyn, vice chief of staff of the Army, provides remarks at the Veterans Initiative Summit at 12 p.m. EDT, at the Grand Hyatt Washington, 1000 H Street North West, Washington, District of Columbia.
Adm. William Gortney, commander, North American Aerospace Defense Command and U.S. Northern Command, discusses security challenges facing the U.S. homeland at 4:30 p.m. EDT, at the Atlantic Council's "Protecting the Homeland" event, 1030 15th Street North West, Washington, District of Columbia.