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TODAY'S APPOINTMENTS

SECRETARY OF DEFENSE WILLIAM COHEN

Scheduled Meeting

DEPUTY SECRETARY OF DEFENSE JOHN J. HAMRE

Scheduled Meeting

Media Events

1:30 DoD News Briefing
2:00 Background Briefing

Public Affairs Releases for January 31, 2000

1 BT Contracts for January 31, 2000
2 BT Secretary Cohen Statement on Vieques
3 BT Rear Admiral Nominations Announcement
4 BT Naval Reserve Flag Officer Announcement
5 PA Background Briefing on Cohen Trip to Germany
6 TRNS Defense Writers Group - Secretary Cohen

Congressional

House The House schedule is uncertain.
Senate The Senate schedule is uncertain.

Committees

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216 Hart
Senate Committee on Armed Services OPEN Witnesses: Panel 1 - Senator James M. Inhofe (R-OK). Panel 2 - Rudy de Leon, Under Secretary of Defense (Personnel and Readiness); Admiral Jay Johnson, CNO; and General James Jones, Commandant, USMC re: continued use of Vieques Navy Training Facility on Puerto Rico.
2/1/2000
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226 Dirksen
Senate Committee on the Judiciary, Subcommittee on Technology, Terrorism and Government Information OPEN Witnesses: John Tritak, Director, Critical Infrastructure Assurance Office; Marc Rotenberg, Executive Director, Electronic Privacy Information; and Frank Cilluffo, Senior Policy Analyst, Center for Strategic and International Studies re: cyber attack and the national protection plan, and its privacy implications.

DUTY OFFICER FOR FEBRUARY 1, 2000 - LTC Sivigny

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02/01/2000
SECRETARY COHEN APPROVES SERVICES HOMOSEXUAL CONDUCT TRAINING PLANS Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen announced today that he has received and approved each of the military Services' updated training plans on the Department's homosexual conduct policy. The updated plans incorporate the guidelines for investigating threats against or harassment of...


02/01/2000
Press Advisory on Budget Briefing The Department of Defense will conduct two news briefings on the fiscal 2001 DoD budget submission. Details of the Feb. 4 and Feb. 7, 2000, sessions follow:

Friday, Feb. 4, 2000 : USE OF ALL MATERIALS AND COMMENTS WILL BE EMBARGOED UNTIL MONDAY, Feb. 7, 2000, AT 8 A.M....





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