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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.

Under Secretary of Defense for Policy Michèle A. Flournoy, Commander, United States Central Command Gen. David H. Petraeus and Commander, United States Special Operations Command Adm. Eric T. Olson testify at a hearing of the Senate Armed Services Committee on United States policy toward Afghanistan and Pakistan at 9:30 a.m. EDT in room SD-106, Dirksen Senate Office Building.

 

Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Navy for Ships Allison Stiller and Deputy Chief of Naval Operations for Resources Vice Adm. Barry McCullough testify at a hearing of the House Appropriation Committee-Defense on shipbuilding programs at 10 a.m. EDT in room H-140 Capitol.

 

Assistant Deputy Undersecretary of Defense (Program Support) Gary Motsek testifies at a hearing of the House Armed Services Committee on coordinating contract support on the Battlefield: Defense, State, and U.S. AID at 1 p.m. EDT in room 2212 Rayburn House Office Building.

 

Program Executive Officer National Security Personnel System Brad Bunn testifies at a hearing of the House Armed Services Committee on National Security Personnel System – The Way Forward at 2:30 p.m. EDT in room 2118 Rayburn House Office Building.

 

Deputy Under Secretary of Defense for Plans Gail H. McGinn and Acting Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Health Affairs Ellen P. Embrey testify at a hearing of the Senate Armed Services Committee to examine the implementation of Wounded Warrior policies and programs at 2:30 p.m. EDT in room SD-106, Dirksen Senate Office Building.



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04/01/2009
Senior Executive Service Appointments Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates announced the following Department of Defense Senior Executive Service appointments:

 

Richard Davison, foreign relations and defense policy manager, Office of the Under Secretary of Defense (Policy) reassigned to foreign relations and...


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