United States Department of Defense United States Department of Defense

spacer

Today In DOD

Today in the Department of Defense, Thursday, December 02, 2010 Bookmark and Share



Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates; General Counsel, Jeh C. Johnson; Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff, Navy Adm. Michael G. Mullen and Commander, U.S. Army Europe Gen. Carter F. Ham testify at a hearing of the Senate Armed Services Committee on the report of the Department of Defense Working Group that conducted a comprehensive review of the issues associated with a repeal of section 654 of title 10, United States Code, “Policy Concerning Homosexuality in the Armed Forces” at 9 a.m. EST in room SD-G50, Dirksen Senate Office Building.

Deputy Secretary of Defense William J. Lynn has no public or media events on his schedule.



12/02/2010
Senate Armed Services Committee - Opening Statement on "Don't Ask, Don't Tell"
As Delivered by Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates, Room SD-G50, Dirksen Senate Office Building


12/02/2010
DOD Identifies Marine Casualty

              The Department of Defense announced today the death of a Marine who was supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.

             Cpl. Chad S. Wade,...



There are no Press Advisories available for 12/2/2010. Please see the Press Advisories overview page for more



There are no Transcripts available for 12/2/2010. Please see the Transcripts 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 EBOLA EFFORTOFFLOADING CARGOMUTUAL IMPORTANCEPATROL COUNTGREETING CHILDRENThe Cyber DomainREPLENISHMENT AT SEARADIO INOperation Inherent ResolvePULL AND SHOOT'WALL THAT HEALS'DoD Helps Fight Ebola in West Africa

DoD Video News

  • Video Thumbnail: DoD Works To Reduce Domestic Violence

    DoD Works To Reduce Domestic Violence

    ℠2014 - The Defense Department is working to increase...

  • Video Thumbnail: DoD News Now: 1300 October 20, 2014

    DoD News Now: 1300 October 20, 2014

    ℠2014 - NORTHCOM readies a medical support team for...

  • Video Thumbnail: DoD News Now: 1100 October 20, 2014

    DoD News Now: 1100 October 20, 2014

    ℠2014 - NORTHCOM readies a medical support team for...

  • Video Thumbnail: First Responders Hone Vehicle Extraction Skills

    First Responders Hone Vehicle Extraction Skills

    ℠2014 - First responders learn the ins and outs of...

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