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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

Public Affairs Releases for February 14, 2000

1 BT Contracts for February 14, 2000
2 BT FLAG OFFICER ANNOUNCEMENTS
3 PA Navy Announces F/A - 18E/F OPEVAL Results
4 PA Press Conference in Marrakech Morocco
5 TRNS Press Conference in Marrakech Morocco

Congressional

House The House is scheduled to consider the following bills from February 15-17:


--HR 2086, Networking and Information Technology Research and
Development Act (under an open rule)

--HR2366, Small Business Liability Reform Act (subject to a rule)

--HR 1987, Fair Access to Indemnity and Reimbursement Act (subject
to a rule)
Senate The Senate has recessed for the President's Day District Work Period (11-22).

Committees

2/15/2000
0930
B-300 Rayburn
House Committee on Appropriations, Subcommittee on Military Construction OPEN Witnesses: Mr. William Lynn, Under Secretary of Defense (Comptroller) re: overview of the FY01 military construction budget.
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1000
2247 Rayburn
House Committee on Government Reform and Oversight, Subcommittee on Criminal Justice and Drug Policy OPEN Witnesses: General McCaffrey, Director, Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP); Ana Maria Salazar, Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Drug Enforcement Policy and Support; General Charles E. Wilhelm, USMC, CINC, USSOUTHCOM; Rand Beers, Assistant Secretary of State (International Narcotics & Law Enforcement); and Donnie Marshall, Acting Administrator, DEA re: the narcotics crisis in Columbia.

DUTY OFFICER FOR FEBRUARY 15, 2000 - Mr Kout

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02/15/2000
1999 TOP 100 CONTRACTORS REPORT RELEASED The Department of Defense announced today that the fiscal year 1999 report of "100 Companies Receiving the Largest Dollar Volume of Prime Contract Awards (Top 100)" is now available on the World Wide Web. The web site address for locating this publication and other DoD contract statistics is: ...


02/15/2000
AF Secretary Addresses Congressional Power Breakfast Secretary of the Air Force F. Whitten Peters will be the featured speaker at this year's first Aerospace Power Breakfast Seminar Thursday, Feb. 17, 2000, at 8 a.m. in Rayburn House Office Building, Room B339.

Peters will discuss the Air Force's fiscal 2001 budget submission, the...





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