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Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates and Deputy Secretary of Defense William J. Lynn have no public or media events on their schedules.
Military Deputy to the Assistant Secretary of the Army for Acquisition, Logistics and Technology Lt. Gen. Ross Thompson, Programs Executive Officer of Aviation Brig. Gen. William T. Crosby, and Director, Army Aviation, Office of the Deputy Chief of Staff, G/3/5/7 Brig. Gen. Walter L. Davis testify at a hearing of the House Appropriations Committee-Defense at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Army aviation in room H-140 Capitol.
Army Maj. Gen. Richard P. Formica, commanding general of Combined Security Transition Command-Afghanistan will conduct a news briefing at 11 a.m. EDT, March. 31, in the DoD Briefing Studio, Pentagon 2E973, to provide an update of ongoing security and training operations in Afghanistan.  Journalists without a Pentagon building pass will be picked up at the River 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.

There are no Speeches available for 3/31/2009. Please see the Speeches overview page for more

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