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TODAY'S APPOINTMENTS

SECRETARY OF DEFENSE WILLIAM COHEN

Scheduled Meetings

DEPUTY SECRETARY OF DEFENSE JOHN J. HAMRE


Scheduled Meetings

PUBLIC AFFAIRS RELEASES FOR FEBRUARY 22, 1999

1 BT Contracts

CONGRESSIONAL:

2 p.m. (EST)
2118 Capitol Building
The Joint House Committee on Armed Services, Subcommittee on Military Procurement and Subcommittee on Research and Development will conduct an OPEN hearing on Information Superiority. It MAY CLOSE at the discretion of committee members. Witnesses scheduled to testify include: Dr. John Hamre, Deputy Secretary of Defense; Art Money, ASD (C3I); Lt. Gen. William Donahue, AF/SC; and other representatives from the Services.
2:30 p.m. (EST)
222 Russell
The Senate Committee on Armed Services will present an OPEN hearing on the Current Situation in Kosovo. Witnesses scheduled to testify include: Walt Slocombe, USD (Policy); Thomas R. Pickering, Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs; and General Wesley K. Clark, Commander-in-Chief, U.S. European Command.
10 a.m. (EST)
419 Dirksen
The Senate Committee on Foreign Relations is scheduled to conduct an OPEN hearing on the President's Fiscal 2000 Budget Proposal for Foreign Operations Spending. Witnesses scheduled to testify include Madeleine K. Albright, Secretary of State.
2 p.m.
H-405 Capitol
The House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence will conduct a CLOSED hearing on Intelligence Matters Related to Russia. Witnesses to be announced.

DUTY OFFICER FOR FEBRUARY 23, 1999 - Mr. Byers

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02/23/1999
Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Reserve Affairs Remarks to the Maine Legislature
As Delivered by Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Reserve Affairs Charles L. Cragin, Augusta, Maine


02/23/1999
DOD PARTICIPATION IN VICE PRESIDENT'S GLOBAL FORUM ON FIGHTING CORRUPTION Deputy Secretary of Defense John Hamre will deliver the keynote address to a panel of national security experts as part of the Vice President's Conference on Fighting Corruption and Safeguarding Integrity Among Justice and Security Officials, at George C. Marshall Hall, Fort Lesley J. McNair, at...


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