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Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates and Deputy Secretary of Defense Gordon England have no public or media events on their schedules.

Commander U.S. European Command Gen. Bantz Craddock and Commander U.S. Joint Forces Command Gen. Lance Smith testify at a hearing of the House Armed Services Committee at 10 a.m. EDT in room 2118 Rayburn House Office Building.

Deputy Under Secretary of Defense Installations and Environment Philip Grone testifies at hearing of the Senate Appropriations Committee at 10:30 a.m. EDT in room H-143 Capitol Hill.

Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense European and NATO Affairs Dan Fata testifies at a hearing of the House Committee on Foreign Affairs at 10:30 a.m. EDT in room 2172 Rayburn House Office Building.


There are no Speeches available for 3/15/2007. Please see the Speeches overview page for more


03/15/2007
Secretary of the Navy Recommends Way Ahead for Littoral Combat Ship Program Based on a comprehensive review of the Littoral Combat Ship (LCS) acquisition program, Secretary of the Navy Donald C. Winter announced today that he is prepared to lift a previously issued stop work order for construction of LCS 3. The ship is currently under contract to Lockheed Martin...


03/15/2007
1st Infantry Division Brigade Combat Team Commander to Brief Live From Iraq Army Col. J.B. Burton, c ommander of the 2 nd Brigade Combat Team, 1 st Infantry Division, will brief live from Iraq at 9:30 a.m. EDT, March 16, in the DoD Briefing Studio, Pentagon 2E579, to provide an update on ongoing security operations in Iraq. Journalists without a Pentagon building...




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