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Secretary of Defense Leon E. Panetta delivers remarks at 3:45 p.m. EST at a welcoming ceremony for Deputy Secretary of Defense Ashton B. Carter in the Pentagon Auditorium. Media interested in attending may contact Tom Masten at 703-697-2902.

Department of the Navy will host the 2nd Annual Wounded Warrior Hiring and Support Conference at the Sheraton Premiere at Tyson's Corner, Vienna, Va.  Remarks will be provided by:  Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus; Commandant of the Marine Corps Gen. James Amos; Assistant Secretary of the Navy (Manpower & Reserve Affairs) Juan Garcia; Commander, Naval Sea Systems Command, Vice Adm. Kevin McCoy; and Mrs. Holly Petraeus, Assistant Director, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, Office of Service member Affairs.  For more information please contact Navy Public Affairs at 703.697.5342 

Secretary of the Army John M. McHugh delivers remarks at 9:30 a.m. EST at the National Guard Joint Senior Leadership Conference at the Gaylord National Convention Center, National Harbor, Md.  Media interested in attending may contact Rose Richeson at 703-607-2581.



11/09/2011
Welcoming Ceremony Remarks
As Delivered by Deputy Secretary of Defense Ashton B. Carter, Pentagon Auditorium


11/09/2011
Multi-Service Office to Advance Air-Sea Battle Concept

            The Department of Defense announced today the creation of a new office to integrate air and naval combat capabilities in support of emerging national security...



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