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TODAY'S APPOINTMENTS

SECRETARY OF DEFENSE WILLIAM S. COHEN

Scheduled Meeting

DEPUTY SECRETARY OF DEFENSE JOHN J. HAMRE

No Schedule

MEDIA EVENTS

PUBLIC AFFAIRS RELEASES FOR OCTOBER 13, 1999
1 BT Contracts
2 BT DOD/FAA Enhance Air Traffic Controller Readiness, Post-Retirement Opportunities
3 TRNS Subject: SecDef Visit to Middle East (Background)
CONGRESSIONAL
Committees
House The House is scheduled to meet at 10:00 a.m. for Legislative Business and may
consider the following measures subject to a rule:

--HR FY00 Department of Labor, Health and Human Services and Education Appropriations Act.

--HR 1993, Export Enhancement Act of 1999.

--HR 2679, Motor Carrier Safety Act of 1999.
Senate The Senate may consider the Defense Appropriations Conference Report.
Committees
10/14/1999
0930
106 Dirksen
(222
Russell)
Senate Committee on Armed Services OPEN/ CLOSE Witnesses: William Cohen, Secretary of Defense and General Shelton, Chairman, JCS re: after action report on Kosovo. Following the open portion on the hearing, members will receive closed testimony in 222 Russell.
10/14/1999
1330
2172 Rayburn
House Committee on International Relations, Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific OPEN Witnesses: Panel 1 - Karl Inderfurt, Assistant Secretary of State (South Asian Affairs); Arona Butcher, Chief, Country/Regional Analysis Division, Office of Economics, U.S. International Trade Commission. Panel 2 - Teresita Schaffer, Director for South Asia, Center of Strategic and Internationals Studies; Ashley Tellis, Policy Analyst, RAND; and Joseph Hillings, VP, Enron re: regional security in South Asia.

DUTY OFFICER FOR October 14, 1999 - Mr Flood

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10/14/1999
DOD "RED RIBBON WEEK" TO ENHANCE COMMUNITY DRUG AWARENESS The Department of Defense (DOD) will host displays and activities commemorating its ninth annual recognition of national "Red Ribbon Week" at the Pentagon in Corridor 2, on the second floor, 18-20 Oct. DoD sponsors a series of Red Ribbon Week activities to focus attention on the destructive...


10/14/1999
Cohen and Shelton Testify on Kosovo After Action Review In view of Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen's scheduled testimony before the Senate Armed Service Committee, today's DoD Press Briefing is canceled.

Cohen and Gen. Henry H. Shelton, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, will discuss the Kosovo Campaign After Action Review before...




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