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Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeldand Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Richard B. Myerstestifyon the DoD budget at a hearing of the Senate Appropriations Committee,Defense Subcommittee, at10:45 a.m. EDT in Room 192 of the Dirksen Senate Building.

Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeldhosts an honor cordon to welcome Greek Minister of Defense Spilios Spiliotopoulos to the Pentagon at 4 p.m. 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 3:30 p.m. for escort to the cordon.

Secretary of Defense Paul Wolfowitz has no public or media events onhis schedule.



04/27/2005
Senate Appropriations Committee-Defense
Statement as Prepared for Delivery by Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld, Washington, DC


04/27/2005
DoD Identifies Army Casualty The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.

 

1 st Sgt. Timmy J. Millsap, 39, of Wichita, Kan., died April 25 in Baghdad, Iraq, of injuries sustained in Taji, Iraq, when an improvised explosive device detonated...


04/27/2005
Captain America and Spiderman Visit Pentagon               Marvel Enterprises' Captain America and Spiderman will be at the Pentagon's Main Concourse, Thursday, April 28, from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. EDT, to meet Pentagon personnel and their families as part of the national program,...



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