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Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld, Chairman, Joint chiefs of Staff Gen.Peter Pace and Commander, U.S. Central Command General John Abizaid testify at a hearing of the Senate Appropriations Committee at 9:30 a.m. EST in room SD-106 Dirksen Senate Office Building.

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

Secretary of the Navy Donald C. Winter, Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Michael G. Mullen and Commandant of the Marine Corps Gen. Michael W. Hagee testify at a hearing of the Senate Armed Services Committe at 9:30 in room SH-216 Hart Senate Office Building.

Commander, U.S. Pacific Command Adm. William J. Fallon, Commander, United Nations Command, Command Forces Command, U.S. Forces Korea Gen. B.B. Bell testify at a hearing of the House Armed Services Committee at 9:30 a.m. EST in room 2118 Rayburn House Office Building.

Director Missile Defense Agency Lt. Gen. Trey Obering, Commander U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command Lt. Gen.Larry Dodgen, Operational Test ans Evaluation Office David Duma and Assistant Secretary of Defense for International Security Affairs Peter Flory testify at a hearing of the House Armed Services Committee at 1 p.m. EST in room 2112 Rayburn House Office Building.



03/09/2006
FY 2006 Supplemental Request Statement Before the Senate Appropriations Committee
As Delivered by Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld, Senate Dirksen Office Building, Washington, DC


03/09/2006
DoD Identifies Marine Casualties The Department of Defense announced today the death of two Marines who were supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.

Gunnery Sgt. Justin R. Martone, 31, of Bedford, Va.

Gunnery Sgt. John D. Fry, 28, of Lorena, Texas

Martone died March 7 and Fry died March 8 from...


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