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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.

Secretary of the Navy Donald C. Winter, Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Michael G. Mullen and Commandant of the Marine Corps Gen. James T. Conway testify at a hearing of the Senate Approriations Committee at 10:30 a.m. EDT in room 192 Senate Dirksen Building.
 
Under  Secretary of Defense for Personnel and Readiness David S.C. Chu, Assistant Secretary of Defense for Health Affairs William Winkenwerder Jr and Assistant Secreatry of Defense for Reserve Affairs Thomas Hall testify at a hearing of the Senate Armed Services Committee at 3:30 p.m. EDT in room SR-232A, Russell Senate Office Building.
 
Deputy under secretary of Defense for Business Transformation, Acquisition, Technology and Logistics Paul Brinkley will hold a news conference at 11 a.m. EDT, March 28, in the DoD Briefing Studio, Pentagon 2E579, to provide an update on the Iraqi industry revitalization initiative and the re-starting of Iraqi factories.  Journalists without a Pentagon building pass will be picked up at the North Parking Entrance only.   Plan to arrive no later than 45 minutes prior to the event; have proof of affiliation and two forms of photo identification.   Please call (703) 697-5131 for escort into the building.
 
Principal Deputy General Counsel Daniel Dell’Orto testifies at a hearing of the House Armed Services Committee at 9:30 EDT in room 2118 Rayburn House Office Building. 
 
 Assistant Secretary of Defense for Networks and Information Integration and Chief Information Officer John Grimes testifies at a hearing of the House Armed Services Committee at 2 p.m. EDT in room 2212 Rayburn House Office Building.
 
Commander U.S. Strategic Command Gen. James Cartwright testifies at a hearing of the Senate Armed Services Committee at 9:30 in room SR-232A, Russell Senate Office Building.
 


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03/28/2007
DoD Identifies Army Casualty The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.                Spc. Sean K. McDonald, 21, of Rosemount, Minn., died Mar 25 in Baghdad, Iraq, of wounds suffered...


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