United States Department of Defense United States Department of Defense

spacer

Today In DOD

Today in the Department of Defense, Thursday, March 06, 2008 Bookmark and Share



Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates will host the unveiling of portraits of World War I veterans by photographer David DeJonge in a ceremony Thursday, March 6 at 12:45 p.m. EST in the Pentagon Auditorium, Room BH 650.  See press advisory for details.

Deputy Secretary of Defense Gordon England has no public or media events on his schedule.

Secretary of the Navy Donald Winter, Chief of Navy Operations Adm. Gary Roughead and Commandant, U.S.Marine Corps Gen. James Conway testify at a hearing of the House Armed Services Committee on Fiscal Year 2009 National Defense Authorization Budget Request from the Department of the Navy at 10 a.m. EST in room 2118 Rayburn House Office Building.

Commander, North American Aerospace Defense Command and U.S. Northern Command General Victor E.Renuart, Jr and Commander, U.S. Southern Command Admiral James G. Stavridis testify at a hearing of the Senate Armed Services Committee on U.S. Southern Command and U.S. Northern Command in review of the Defense Authorization Request for Fiscal Year 2009 and the future years defense program at 9:30 a.m. EST in room SH-216, Hart Senate Office Building.

Under Secretary of Defense for Personnel and Readiness David S.C. Chu delivers remarks at the Heritage Foundation at 11 a.m. EST in the Allison Auditorium, 214 Massachusetts Ave N.E., Washington D.C.




There are no News/Casualty Releases available for 3/6/2008. Please see the News/Casualty Releases overview page for more


There are no Press Advisories available for 3/6/2008. Please see the Press Advisories overview page for more



There are no Transcripts available for 3/6/2008. Please see the Transcripts overview page for more


Use Pick a Day to go to a different day. Check Other Events for additional listings, including air shows, band concerts, Congressional hearings, reunions and much more.


Featured Photos & Videos More »

Start/stop Featured Photo Gallery Slideshow EBOLA EFFORTOFFLOADING CARGOMUTUAL IMPORTANCEPATROL COUNTGREETING CHILDRENThe Cyber DomainREPLENISHMENT AT SEARADIO INOperation Inherent ResolvePULL AND SHOOT'WALL THAT HEALS'DoD Helps Fight Ebola in West Africa

DoD Video News

  • Video Thumbnail: DoD Works To Reduce Domestic Violence

    DoD Works To Reduce Domestic Violence

    ℠2014 - The Defense Department is working to increase...

  • Video Thumbnail: DoD News Now: 1300 October 20, 2014

    DoD News Now: 1300 October 20, 2014

    ℠2014 - NORTHCOM readies a medical support team for...

  • Video Thumbnail: DoD News Now: 1100 October 20, 2014

    DoD News Now: 1100 October 20, 2014

    ℠2014 - NORTHCOM readies a medical support team for...

  • Video Thumbnail: First Responders Hone Vehicle Extraction Skills

    First Responders Hone Vehicle Extraction Skills

    ℠2014 - First responders learn the ins and outs of...

Contacts Additions and corrections for Today in the Department of Defense are invited and should be directed to the press desk by calling +1 (703) 697-5131 or +1 (703) 697-5132.

Media Questions News media representatives with questions for the Department of Defense may reach our press desk by calling +1 (703) 697-5131. Media representatives with questions after work hours should call +1 (703) 678-6162 for assistance.

Public Inquiries All others are invited to contact our public inquiries section by phone or U.S. mail or through the web. See our comment page for details.

Additional Links

Stay Connected