United States Department of Defense United States Department of Defense

spacer

Today In DOD

Today in the Department of Defense, Friday, October 29, 1999 Bookmark and Share



TODAY'S APPOINTMENTS

SECRETARY OF DEFENSE WILLIAM S. COHEN

Scheduled Meetings

DEPUTY SECRETARY OF DEFENSE JOHN J. HAMRE

Scheduled Meetings

MEDIA EVENTS

PUBLIC AFFAIRS RELEASES FOR OCTOBER 28, 1999
1 BT Contracts
2 MFC Proposed FMS to Egypt - High Mobility Multi-purpose Wheeled Vehicles
3 MFC Proposed FMS to Israel - M984A1/M985 Heavy Expanded Mobility Tactical Trucks
4 MFC Proposed FMS to Germany - Tornado Aircraft Training and Logistics Support
5 MFC Proposed FMS to Greece - F-16C/D 50+ Aircraft
6 MFC FMS to Netherlands - Logistics Support for F-16 Aircraft
7 MFC Proposed FMS to Denmark - Extended Range Rocket Pods
8 MFC Proposed FMS to Egypt - Gulfstream IV-SP Aircraft
9 MFC Proposed FMS to Republic of Korea - Multiple Launch Rocket Systems
10 MFC Proposed FMS to Norway - F-16 Block 60 or F-16 50+ Aircraft
11 TRNS DoD News Briefing - Mr. Kenneth H. Bacon, ASD PA
12 TRNS Secretary of Defense Cohen Press Conference in Amman, Jordan
13 TRNS Joint Press Conference with Secretary Cohen and Israeli Prime Minister Barak
CONGRESSIONAL
House The House will meet at 9:00 a.m. for Legislative Business and may consider the following measures subject to a rule:

--HR 2260, The Pain Relief Promotion Act of 1999.

--HR 1987, The Fair Access to Indemnity and Reimbursement Act.

--HR 3081, The Wage and Employment Growth Act.

--S 900, Financial Services Modernization Act Conference Report.

This is the target adjournment date.
Senate The Senate schedule is uncertain. Target adjournment date.
Committees
10/29/1999
1000
2154 Rayburn
House Committee on Government Reform, Subcommittee on Government Management, Information and Technology OPEN Witnesses: Dr. Marvin Langston, Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for C3I (DCIO and Y2K); Joel Willemssen, Director, Civil Agencies Information System, GAO; John Spotila, Administrator, Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, OMB; John Dyer, Principal Deputy, Social Security Administration; John Gilligan, Chief information Officer, DoE; Robert F. Albicker, Deputy Chief Information Officer for Systems, IRS; and Norman E. Lorentz, Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Office, U.S. Postal Service re: Y2K readiness of the Federal government's business continuity and contingency plans.

DUTY OFFICER FOR October 29-31, 1999 - LTC Campbell

Pager number: (800) 341-2470

Cellular phone: (703) 405-4715

Prepared by Media Relations Division, (703) 697-5131 or 695-0192



There are no Speeches available for 10/29/1999. Please see the Speeches overview page for more


There are no News/Casualty Releases available for 10/29/1999. Please see the News/Casualty Releases overview page for more


There are no Press Advisories available for 10/29/1999. Please see the Press Advisories overview page for more



There are no Transcripts available for 10/29/1999. Please see the Transcripts overview page for more


There are no News Photos available for 10/29/1999. Please see the News Photos overview page for more

Use Pick a Day to go to a different day. Check Other Events for additional listings, including air shows, band concerts, Congressional hearings, reunions and much more.


Featured Photos & Videos More »

Start/stop Featured Photo Gallery Slideshow AIRDROP PREPINCOMING COMMANDERDISMANTLING DISCUSSIONRICE REGIMETRAINING ROOMIN FORMATIONWASH DOWNWORKING WONDERSMESSAGE MOMENTLAST LOOKFUTURE VISIONNational Preparedness Month - 2014CLOSE AIR CALLSuicide Prevention and Awareness

DoD Video News

  • Video Thumbnail: DoD News Update: 1400 September 2, 2014

    DoD News Update: 1400 September 2, 2014

    ℠2014 - Twenty-five Sailors and Marines are safe after...

  • Video Thumbnail: DoD News Now: 1300 September 2, 2014

    DoD News Now: 1300 September 2, 2014

    ℠2014 - Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel says every...

  • Video Thumbnail: Hagel Issues Suicide Prevention Message

    Hagel Issues Suicide Prevention Message

    ℠2014 - Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel marked the...

  • Video Thumbnail: DoD News Now: 1100 September 2, 2014

    DoD News Now: 1100 September 2, 2014

    ℠2014 - Defense leaders prepare for the NATO Summit,...

Contacts Additions and corrections for Today in the Department of Defense are invited and should be directed to the press desk by calling +1 (703) 697-5131 or +1 (703) 697-5132.

Media Questions News media representatives with questions for the Department of Defense may reach our press desk by calling +1 (703) 697-5131. Media representatives with questions after work hours should call +1 (703) 678-6162 for assistance.

Public Inquiries All others are invited to contact our public inquiries section by phone or U.S. mail or through the web. See our comment page for details.

Additional Links

Stay Connected