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Today in the Department of Defense, Thursday, Dec. 21, 2000

Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen is in Washington. There are no media or public events on his schedule.

Deputy Secretary of Defense Rudy de Leon is in Washington. There are no media or public events on his schedule.

The regular DoD news briefing will be held conducted today at 1:30 p.m. in the DoD briefing studio, Pentagon room 2E781. The briefer will be Kenneth H. Bacon, assistant secretary of Defense for Public Affairs. The next regular DoD news briefing will be Thursday, Jan. 4, 2001.

The Combined Federal Campaign is now in progress throughout the Department of Defense.

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12/21/2000
DEFENSE ADVISORY COMMITTEE ON WOMEN IN THE SERVICE WELCOMES EIGHT NEW MEMBERS Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen has announced today the selection of the 2001 appointees to the Defense Advisory Committee on Women in the Services (DACOWITS). The incoming members are:

Karen L. Frey of Manassas, Va. Lucy Ann Hand of Washington, D.C. Harriet T. Heywood...


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