United States Department of Defense United States Department of Defense


Today In DOD

Today in the Department of Defense, Wednesday, April 21, 2004 Bookmark and Share

Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld hosts an honor cordon to welcome Singapore's Deputy Prime Minister and Co-coordinating Minister for Security and Defence, Tony Tan to the Pentagon at 11. a.m. EST. The cordon will be held on the steps of the Pentagon River Entrance. Media must be at the Pentagon North Parking Entrance no later than 10:30 a.m. EDT for escort to the cordon.

Deputy Secretary of Defense Paul Wolfowitz and Air Force Gen. Richard B. Myers, Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff testify onIraq's Transition to Sovereignty at a hearing of theHouse Armed Services Committeeat10 a.m. EDT in room2118 Rayburn HouseOffice Building.

Deputy Under Secretary of Defense Installations and EnvironmentRay DuBoistestifies on issues affecting ranges at a hearing ofCommitte on Energy and Commerce, Joint House SubCommittees on Energyand Air Quality/Environment and Hazardous Materials at 10 a.m. EDTin room 2123 Rayburn House Office Building.

Acting Under Secretary of Defense Acquisition, Technology and LogisticsMichael Wynne testifies on Force Protectionat a hearingof theHouse Armed Services Committeeat 3 p.m. EDT in room 2117Rayburn HouseOffice Building.

Department of The Navy Celebrates Earth Day 2004 The Department of the Navy will join the nation in celebration of the 34 th annual Earth Day on April 22nd. The Departments theme for Earth Day 2004 is Celebrating Successful Partnerships, recognizing the extensive collaboration that takes place among Navy, Marine Corps, industry,...

There are no Press Advisories available for 4/21/2004. Please see the Press Advisories overview page for more

There are no News Photos available for 4/21/2004. Please see the News Photos overview page for more

View older Today in DoD

Check Other Events for additional listings, including air shows, band concerts, Congressional hearings, reunions and much more.

DoD Video News

  • Video Thumbnail: DoD News Now: 1500 January 29, 2015

    DoD News Now: 1500 January 29, 2015

    ℠2015 - DoD workers raise more than $18 million for CFC, NASA measures the...

  • Video Thumbnail: Work Praises DoD Workers for CFC Success

    Work Praises DoD Workers for CFC Success

    ℠2015 – Deputy Defense Secretary Bob Work says the annual success of the...

  • Video Thumbnail: Work Celebrates Giving

    Work Celebrates Giving

    ℠2015 - Deputy Secretary of Defense Bob Work celebrated the Defense...

  • Video Thumbnail: DoD News Now: 1300 January 29, 2015

    DoD News Now: 1300 January 29, 2015

    ℠2015 – DoD workers open their hearts and wallets, National Guardsmen head home...

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