United States Department of Defense United States Department of Defense

spacer

Today In DOD

Today in the Department of Defense, Tuesday, February 02, 1999 Bookmark and Share



TODAY'S APPOINTMENTS

SECRETARY OF DEFENSE WILLIAM COHEN

10 a.m. (EST) Testifies before House Armed Services Committee on the Department of Defense's Fiscal Year 2000 Budget Submission.

DEPUTY SECRETARY OF DEFENSE JOHN J. HAMRE


Scheduled Meetings.

PUBLIC AFFAIRS RELEASES FOR FEBRUARY 1, 1999

1 BT Contracts
2 BT Department of Defense Budget For Fiscal 2000
3 BT Budget for Fiscal 2000 Military Construction Program Announced
4 PA Background Briefing on Secretary of Defense Cohen's Planned Trip To Spain, Germany and South Africa
5 PA Tuesday's Pentagon Press Briefing Cancelled
6 TRNS Secretary of Defense Cohen's Press Briefing on FY 2000 Budget

CONGRESSIONAL:

9:30 a.m. (EST)
222 Russell
Senate Committee on Armed Services will conduct OPEN and CLOSED hearings on Worldwide Threats to U.S. National Security. Witnesses scheduled to testify include George J. Tenet, DCI; and Lt.Gen. Patrick M. Hughes, Director, Defense Intelligence Agency. Immediately following the open hearing, there will be a closed meeting in Hart 219.
10 a.m. (EST)
2118 Rayburn
The House Armed Services Committee will conduct an OPEN hearing on the Fiscal 2000 Defense Budget. Witnesses scheduled to testify include Secretary of Defense William Cohen, Gen. Henry H. Shelton, Chairman, JCS; and William Lynn, USD (Comptroller).
10 a.m.(EST)
608 Dirksen
The Senate Committee on the Budget will conduct an OPEN hearing on the President's Fiscal 2000 Budget Submission. Witnesses scheduled to testify include Jack Lew, Director, Office of Management and Budget.
1:30 p.m. (EST)
H-405 Capitol
The House Committee on Appropriations, Subcommittee on Defense will conduct a CLOSED Hearing on Worldwide Threats to National Security. Witnesses scheduled to testify include George J. Tenet, DCI; and Lt. Gen. Patrick M. Hughes, Director, Defense Intelligence Agency.

DUTY OFFICER FOR FEBRUARY 2, 1999 - Lt Col Milord

Pager number: (800) 341-2470

Cellular phone: (703) 801-2166

Prepared by Media Relations Division, (703) 697-5131 or 695-0192



02/02/1999
Global Threats and Challenges: The Decades Ahead
As Delivered by Lieutenant General Patrick M. Hughes, U.S. Army, Director, Defense Intelligence Agency, Washington, D.C.


02/02/1999
RESERVE FORCES POLICY BOARD SPONSORS EDUCATION SUMMIT Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen has directed the Reserve Forces Policy Board (RFPB) to sponsor an education summit to "achieve a more Total Force approach for all military education programs." The initiative is another important step to integrate the military active and Reserve forces into a...


There are no Press Advisories available for 2/2/1999. Please see the Press Advisories overview page for more



There are no Transcripts available for 2/2/1999. Please see the Transcripts overview page for more


View older Today in DoD

Check Other Events for additional listings, including air shows, band concerts, Congressional hearings, reunions and much more.

Featured Photos & Videos More »

Start/stop Featured Photo Gallery Slideshow SERVING TURKEYDEPUTY'S DINNERAFGHANISTAN ARRIVALTURKEY TEAMEBOLA EFFORTMESSENGER LINEASSAULT TRAININGCombined Federal Campaign (CFC) 2014MARINE TRAININGFINS AND BELTSMilitary Family SupportTHE CRUCIBLEOperation Inherent Resolve

DoD Video News

  • Video Thumbnail: "Sledgehammer" Soldiers Pick Up Serving Spoons

    "Sledgehammer" Soldiers Pick Up Serving Spoons

    ℠2014 - Soldiers serve Thanksgiving meals at a Georgia...

  • Video Thumbnail: Selfies Highlight Service

    Selfies Highlight Service

    ℠2014 - The wounded warrior cycling organization,...

  • Video Thumbnail: DoD News Now: 1300 November 26, 2014

    DoD News Now: 1300 November 26, 2014

    ℠2014 - Hundreds of New York National Guardsmen head...

  • Video Thumbnail: AFSA Advocates for Airmen, Families

    AFSA Advocates for Airmen, Families

    ℠2014 - The CEO of the Air Force Sergeant's...

Contacts Additions and corrections for Today in the Department of Defense are invited and should be directed to the press desk by calling +1 (703) 697-5131 or +1 (703) 697-5132.

Media Questions News media representatives with questions for the Department of Defense may reach our press desk by calling +1 (703) 697-5131. Media representatives with questions after work hours should call +1 (703) 678-6162 for assistance.

Public Inquiries All others are invited to contact our public inquiries section by phone or U.S. mail or through the web. See our comment page for details.

Additional Links

Stay Connected