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Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Adm. Mike Mullen and Under Secretary of Defense (Comptroller) Robert Hale testify at a hearing of the House Appropriations Committee (Defense Subcommittee) on the fiscal 2012 budget at 10 a.m. EST in room 2359, Rayburn House Office Building.

Secretary of the Army John McHugh and Chief of Staff Gen. George Casey testify at a hearing of the House Armed Services Committee on the fiscal 2012 budget request for the Army at 10:00 a.m. EST in room 2118, Rayburn House Office Building.

Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus speaks at 9:10 a.m. EST at the Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy Innovation Summit and conducts a media availability at the Gaylord Resort, National Harbor, Md.  Media interested in attending should contact Capt. Beci Brenton at 703-697-7491.

Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. Norton Schwartz speaks at 9:30 a.m. EST and Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Gary Roughead speaks at 11 a.m. EST at the 2012 Defense Programs Conference at the Crystal Gateway Marriott, Arlington, Va.  Media interested in attending should contact Jim McAleese at 703-421-0104.



03/02/2011
Opening Summary -- House Appropriations Committee - Defense (Budget Request)
As Delivered by Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates, Rayburn House Office Building, Washington, DC


03/02/2011
DOD to Measure Guard and Reserve Employment Practices

            The Department of Defense (DoD) will survey employers nationwide in March and April to gain insight into the benefits and challenges of employing members of the Guard and Reserve.  The DoD National Survey of Employers is...



03/02/2011
Regional Command Southwest Commanding General to Brief Live from Afghanistan

            Maj. Gen. Richard Mills, commanding general for Regional Command Southwest, will brief the media live from Afghanistan at 10:30 a.m. EST, March 3, in the Pentagon Briefing Room (2E973) to provide an update on current...




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