Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel gives remarks at a ceremony to recognize the United States Marine Corps and defense agencies on their recent success in preparing audit ready budgets at 3:15 p.m. EST in the in the Pentagon Hall of Heroes (2D1046). Journalists without a Pentagon building pass will be picked up at the Pentagon River Parking Pedestrian Bridge only. Plan to arrive no later than 45 minutes prior to the event; have proof of affiliation and two forms of photo identification. Please call 703-697-5131 for escort to the briefing.
Acting Deputy Secretary of Defense Christine H. Fox and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Martin E. Dempsey have no public or media events on their schedules.