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TODAY'S APPOINTMENTS

SECRETARY OF DEFENSE WILLIAM S. COHEN

Scheduled Meetings

DEPUTY SECRETARY OF DEFENSE JOHN J. HAMRE

Scheduled Meetings

MEDIA EVENTS

9:15 Honor Cordon to Welcome President Milo Djukanovic, Republic of Montenegro
10:30 Honor Cordon to Welcome Minister of Defense, Eduardo Serra of Kingdom of Spain, Media Availability at 12:30
1:30 DoD News Briefing
PUBLIC AFFAIRS RELEASES FOR NOVEMBER 3, 1999
1 BT Contracts
2 BT RALSTON APPOINTED TO SUCCEED CLARK AS SUPREME ALLIED COMMANDER, EUROPE
3 PA Center for Year 2000 Strategic Stability Open House
4 PA Time Change Honor Cordon for MoD of Spain
5 PA DoD Distinguished Civilian Service Awards Ceremony
6 PA Honor Cordon for MoD of Spain
7 PA Honor Cordon for President of Montenegro
CONGRESSIONAL
House The House is schedule to meet at 10:00 a.m. for Legislative Business and may consider the following legislation subject to a rule for the balance of the week:

--S 900, Financial Services Modernization Act Conference Report

--HR 3081, Wage and Employment Growth Act of 1999.

--HR 2389, County Schools Funding Revitalization Act of 1999.
Senate The Senate schedule is uncertain.
Committees
11/4/1999
0930
222
Russell
Senate Committee on Armed Services OPEN Witnesses: John Veroneau; and Al Maldon re: to consider the nominations of John Veroneau to be Assistant Secretary of Defense for Legislative Affairs, and Al Maldon, Jr. to be Assistant Secretary of Defense for Force Management Policy.
11/4/1999
1000
2359 Rayburn
House Committee on Small Business OPEN Witnesses: Mr. Dave Oliver, PDUSD (AT&L); and Robert Neal, SADBU re: the long-term effects of large scale bundling of contract requirements on the small business industrial base.
11/4/1999
0930
2212 Rayburn
House Committee on Armed Services, Subcommittee on Military Personnel OPEN Witnesses: Panel 1 - representatives from the U.S. Commission on National Security in the 21st Century: Charles Moskos, John Hillen, Robert Killebrew and Richard Kohn. Panel 2 - Eugene E. Habiger, Director, office of Security and Emergency Operation, DoE re: the Commission's report.

DUTY OFFICER FOR November 4, 1999 - LCDR Cooper

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11/04/1999
Distinguished Civilian Service Awards
Remarks as Delivered by Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen, The Pentagon, Washington, DC


11/04/1999
U.S. NAVY TO CHRISTEN NEW GUIDED-MISSILE DESTROYER The newest Arleigh Burke class guided-missile destroyer, LASSEN (DDG 82), will be christened Saturday, Nov. 6, 1999, during an 11 a.m. CST ceremony at Litton Ingalls Shipbuilding, Pascagoula, Miss.

Rep. Steven T. Kuydendall of California will deliver the ceremony's principal...



11/04/1999
National Medal of Honor Dedication Ceremony Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen will be the keynote speaker at the National Medal of Honor Dedication Ceremony at Riverside National Cemetery, 22495 Van Buren Boulevard, Riverside, Calif., tomorrow at 3p.m. PST. Medal of Honor recipients and their families will be in attendance. The...




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