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EVENTS FOR APRIL 19, 2000

The Secretary of Defense is in Washington today. There will be a Full Honors Review and Welcoming Ceremony for Deputy Secretary of Defense Rudy deLeon. See press advisory for details.
The Deputy Secretary of Defense is in Washington today.

The Department's Legislative Affairs Office maintains a separate Congressional Schedule of Events .

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Releases for April 18, 2000

1 Press Advisory DoD Press Briefing Postponed until 2:00 p.m. EDT
2 Press Advisory Welcoming Ceremony for Deputy Secretary of Defense Rudy de Leon
3 News Release General Officer Announcement - Lt. Gen. Hal M. Hornburg
4 News Release General Officer Announcement - Lt. Gen. Donald G. Cook
5 News Release General Officer Announcement - Lt. Gen. Roger G. DeKok
6 News Release General Officer Announcement - Maj. Gen. Joseph H. Wehrle, Jr.
7 News Release General Officer Announcement - Maj. Gen. Robert C. Hinson
8 News Release General Officer Announcement - Col. John C. Scroggins
9 Contracts for April 18, 2000 (posted at 1700 hrs)
10 Transcript DoD News Briefing, Tuesday, April 18, 2000 - Mr. Kenneth H. Bacon

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04/18/2000
GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENT Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen announced today that the President has nominated Army Col. John C. Scroggins for promotion to brigadier general.

Scroggins is currently assigned as the deputy chief of staff, XVIII Airborne Corps, Fort Bragg, N.C.



04/18/2000
Welcoming Ceremony for Deputy Secretary of Defense Rudy de Leon Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen will host a Full Honors Review and Welcoming Ceremony for Deputy Secretary of Defense Rudy deLeon at the Pentagon, 11: 00 a.m. EDT, Wednesday, April 19, 2000.

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