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Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeldhosts an honor cordon to welcome Indonesian Minister of Defense Juvono Sudarsono to the Pentagon at 2 p.m. EST. The cordon will be held on the steps of the Pentagon River Entrance. Media must be at the Pentagon North Parking Entrance no later than 1:30 a.m. EST for escort to the cordon.

Deputy Secretary of Defense Paul Wolfowitz has no public or media events onhis schedule.

Secretary of the Navy Gordon R. England, Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Vern Clark, Commandant of Marine Corps Gen. Michael W. Hageetestify at a hearing of the Senate Appropriations Committee at 10 a.m. EST in room 192 Dirksen Senate Building.

Acting Secretary of the Air Force Pete Teets and Chief of Staff, United States Air Force Gen. John P. Jumper testify at a hearing of the House Armed Services Committeeat 10 a.m. in room 2118 Rayburn House Office Building.

Principal Deputy Under Secretary of Defense, Personnel and Readiness Charles S. Abell, Deputy Chief of Staff for Personnel, G-1Lt. Gen. F.L. Hagenbeck, Chief of Naval Personnel VAdm. Gerald Hoewing, Deputy Chief of Staff for Personnel Lt. Gen. Roger A. Brady, Deputy Commandant for Manpower and Reserve Affairs Lt. Gen. H.P. Osmantestify at a hearing of the House Armed Services Committeeat 2 p.m. in room 2212 Rayburn House Office Building.

Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Army Geoffrey G. Prosch and, Acting Assistant Secretary of the Air Force Fred W. Kuhntestify at a hearing of the Senate Appropriations Committeeat 2 p.m. in room 138 Dirksen Senate Building.



03/16/2005
Prepared Statement on Nomination to the Presidency of the World Bank
By Deputy Secretary of Defense Paul Wolfowitz, Washington, DC


03/16/2005
Rumsfeld on Nomination of Paul Wolfowitz The President has made a superb choice to lead the World Bank, and I congratulate Dr. Wolfowitz on behalf of everyone in the Department of Defense.

 

Dr. Wolfowitz is a gifted public servant. He is thoughtful, astute, and broadly experienced in world affairs through service in...


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