Today in the Department of Defense, Thursday, Dec. 14, 2000
Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen and Deputy Secretary of Defense Rudy de Leon are in Washington. There are no public or media events on their schedules.
Secretary of the Army Louis Caldera will announce a contract for a distance education initiative today at 10 a.m. at the National Press Club. See the Army news release (no longer available) for details.
Army Gen. Henry H. Shelton, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, will speak at a luncheon today at 12:30 p.m. at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C. For more information, call Carolyn Piper at (703) 697-4272.
The regular DoD news briefing will be conducted today at 2:30 p.m. in the DoD briefing studio, room 2E781. The briefer will be Kenneth H. Bacon , assistant secretary of Defense for Public Affairs.
The Combined Federal Campaign is now in progress throughout the Department of Defense.
The department's Legislative Affairs Office maintains a separate Congressional Schedule of Events.
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