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Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates and Deputy Secretary of Defense William J. Lynn have no public or media events on their schedules.



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11/05/2009
Secretary Gates on Ft. Hood Shooting                 “I am deeply saddened by the tragic events today at Fort Hood.   My thoughts and prayers are with the families of the fallen, the wounded, and all those touched by this incident.   There...


11/05/2009
DoD Hosts National Leadership Summit On Military Families The Department of Defense will host a National Leadership Summit on Military Families Nov. 9-10 beginnning at 8 a.m. EST at The Inn and Conference Center, University of Maryland University College, Adelphi, Md.   Gail H. McGinn, performing the duties of the under secretary of defense for...



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