Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Martin E. Dempsey testify before the Senate Armed Services Committee on "Defense Authorization Request for Fiscal Year 2015 and the Future Years Defense Program" at 9:30 a.m. EST, in room SH-216, Hart Senate Office Building, Washington, D.C.
Acting Deputy Secretary of Defense Christine H. Fox has no public or media events on her schedule.
Under Secretary of the Air Force Eric Fanning; Deputy Under Secretary of the Air Force for Space Troy Meink and Director of Space Programs Air Force Maj. Gen. Robert McMurry conduct a media roundtable on the Air Force space budget at 1 p.m. EST, in the Pentagon (4E815). Journalists without a Pentagon building pass will be picked up at the River Entrance only. Plan to arrive no later than 45 minutes prior to the event; have proof of affiliation and photo identification. Please call 703-695-0640 for escort into the building.
Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Nuclear and Missile Defense Policy M. Elaine Bunn; Air Force Global Strike Command Commander Air Force Lt. Gen. Stephen W. Wilson; Assistant Chief of Staff for Strategic Deterrence and Nuclear Integration Air Force Maj. Gen. Garrett Harencak and Strategic Systems Programs Director Navy Vice Adm. Terry J. Benedict testify before the Senate Armed Services Committee, Subcommittee on Strategic Forces on "Nuclear Forces and Policies" at 2:30 p.m. EST, in SR-222, Russell Senate Office Building, Washington, D.C.