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Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates is traveling. 

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

Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. James Cartwright addresses the Government Executive Leadership Breakfast at 7:45 a.m. EST at the National Press Club, Washington, D.C.  The point of contact is Maj. Gilmore at 703-571-9472 or 703-697-4272.



There are no Speeches available for 12/8/2010. Please see the Speeches overview page for more


12/08/2010
National Guard (in Federal Status) and Reserve Activated as of December 07, 2010

            This week the Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps and Coast Guard announced a decrease in activated reservists, while the Army announced an increase.  The net collective result is 526 fewer reservists activated than last...



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