Defense Leaders Hold Budget Briefing at the Pentagon

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates briefs reporters at the Pentagon on some of the key features of the Department of Defense budget submission for fiscal 2012, Feb. 14, 2011. 

 DOD photo by R. D. Ward
  • Robert F. Hale, under secretary of defense (comptroller) and chief financial officer, briefs reporters at the Pentagon on details of the proposed defense budget for fiscal 2012, Feb. 14, 2011. DOD photo by R. D. Ward
  • Robert F. Hale, under secretary of defense, comptroller, and chief financial officer, left, was joined by Air Force Lt. Gen. Larry O. Spencer, right, representing the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, explain specifics of the Department of Defense fiscal 2012 budget, Feb. 14, 2011. Spencer is the director of force structure, resource and assessment, Joint Staff. DOD photo by R. D. Ward
  • Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates briefs Pentagon reporters on the proposed defense budget for fiscal 2012, and the need for full funding of the fiscal 2011 defense budget, Feb. 14, 2011. DOD photo by R. D. Ward
  • Robert F. Hale, under secretary of defense, comptroller, left, responds to a reporter's question during a Pentagon budget briefing, Feb. 14, 2011. Hale is joined by Air Force Lt. Gen. Larry O. Spencer, the director of force structure, resource and assessment, Joint Staff. Spencer is representing the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff.   DOD photo by R. D. Ward
  • Army Maj. Gen. Phillip E. McGhee, left, director of the Army budget, and Barbara Bonessa, deputy director and senior advisor of the Army budget, brief the Army portion of Defense Department’s fiscal 2012 budget proposal, Feb. 14, 2011. DOD photo by R. D. Ward
  • Navy Rear Adm. Joseph P. Mulloy, deputy assistant secretary of the Navy for budget and director of the Fiscal Management Division, briefs reporters on the Navy's fiscal 2012 budget submission,  Feb. 14, 2011.  DOD photo by R. D. Ward
  • Navy Rear Adm. Joseph P. Mulloy, deputy assistant secretary of the Navy for budget and director of the Fiscal Management Division, talks about aircraft procurement plans at the Pentagon, Feb. 14, 2011. He also discussed the details of the Navy’s FY 2012 budget submission. DOD photo by R. D. Ward
  • Air Force Maj. Gen. Alfred Flowers, left, deputy assistant secretary for budget, and Marilyn Thomas, deputy for budget, both from the Office of the Assistant Secretary of the Air Force for Financial Management and Comptroller, brief reporters on details of the Air Force portion of the Defense Department budget for FY 2012, Feb. 14, 2011.  DOD photo by R. D. Ward