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Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeldis traveling.

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

Assistant Secretary of Defense Health Affairs William Winkenwerder Jr., Assistant Secretary of Defense Reserve Affairs Thomas F. Halland Principal Deputy Under Secretary of Defense Personnel and Readiness Charles S. Abellwill hold a press briefing at 10 a.m. EST in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E579. Media without a Pentagon building pass interested in covering this event must haveproof of press affiliation and two forms of photo identification and should be at the North Parking Entrance by9:15 a.m. Please call (703) 697-5131 for escort into the building.



There are no Speeches available for 3/24/2005. Please see the Speeches overview page for more


03/24/2005
DoD Health Plan for Eligible National Guard and Reserve Members Announced The Department of Defense announced today that beginning April 2005 a new premium-based, health care plan will be available to eligible National Guard and Reserve members activated for contingency operations on or after Sept. 11, 2001.

According to Dr. William Winkenwerder Jr., assistant...


There are no Press Advisories available for 3/24/2005. Please see the Press Advisories overview page for more


There are no Contracts available for 3/24/2005. Please see the Contracts overview page for more



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