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Today in the Department of Defense, Friday, March 2, 2001

Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld and Deputy Secretary of Defense Rudy de Leon are in Washington today. There are no public or media events on their schedules.

The next regular DoD news briefing will be held Tuesday, March 6 at 1:30 p.m. in the DoD briefing studio, Pentagon room 2E781. The briefer will be Rear Adm. Craig R. Quigley, deputy assistant secretary of Defense for public affairs.

The department's Legislative Affairs Office maintains a separate Congressional Schedule of Events.

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03/02/2001
WOLFOWITZ SWORN IN AS 28th DEPUTY SECRETARY OF DEFENSE Dr. Paul Wolfowitz was sworn in as the 28th Deputy Secretary of Defense during a ceremony held at 3:30 p.m. EST today, March 2, 2001, in the Pentagon, Washington, D.C.

Vice President Richard B. Cheney and Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld made introductory remarks formally...



03/02/2001
FY 2000 Operational Test and Evaluation Report Released The fiscal year 2000 Annual Report of the Director, Operational Test and Evaluation was released today and is now available on the Web at http://www.dote.osd.mil/pubs.html .

The report describes the operational and live fire testing performed on 175 systems during fiscal year...




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