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Secretary of Defense Leon E. Panetta and Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Martin E. Dempsey testify at a hearing of the House Armed Services Committee on the fiscal 2013 National Defense Authorization Budget request from the Department of Defense at 10 a.m. EST in room 2118, Rayburn House Office Building.

First Lady Michelle Obama and Secretary of Defense Leon E. Panetta will co-host the rollout of a joint Department of Defense-Treasury report on “Strengthening Military Families” in the Pentagon at 3 p.m. EST.  The media RSVP deadline for this event has past.

Deputy Secretary of Defense Ashton B. Carter has no public or media events on his schedule.



02/15/2012
Joining Forces Event with First Lady Michelle Obama
As Delivered by Secretary of Defense Leon E. Panetta, Pentagon Auditorium, Washington, D.C.


02/15/2012
DOD Announces Charges Referred Against Detainee Majid Shoukat Khan

             The Defense Department announced today that the convening authority, Office of Military Commissions, referred charges to a military commission in the case of “United States v. Majid Shoukat Khan”.  The...



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