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Today in the Department of Defense, Wednesday, Jan. 24, 2001

Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld and Deputy Secretary of Defense Rudy de Leon are in Washington. There are no public or media events on their schedules.

The next regular DoD news briefing is scheduled for Thursday, Jan. 25 at 1:30 p.m., in the DoD briefing studio, Pentagon room 2E781. The briefer will be Rear Adm. Craig R. Quigley, deputy assistant secretary of Defense for public affairs.

The Defense Personnel Recovery Conference ends today in Arlington, Va. The theme is Personnel Recovery in the New Millennium. See the conference web site for details.

The department's Legislative Affairs Office maintains a separate Congressional Schedule of Events.

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There are no Speeches available for 1/24/2001. Please see the Speeches overview page for more


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01/24/2001
List of Top 100 Defense Contractors Now Available The Department of Defense announced today that the fiscal year 2000 listing of the 100 companies receiving the largest dollar volume of prime contract awards is now available on the Web at http://web1.whs.osd.mil/peidhome/procstat/p01/fy2000/top100.htm .

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