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Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld and Deputy Secretary of Defense Gordon England have no public or media events on their schedules.

Assistant Secretary of Defense for Special Operations and Low-Intensity Conflict Thomas O'Connell and Deputy Commander, United States Special Operations Command Vice Adm. Eric Olsen testify at a hearing of the Senate Armed Services Committee at 9:30 a.m. EDT in room SR-222, Russell Senate Office Building.

Vice Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff Adm. Edmund Giambastiani Jr. and Principal Deputy Under Secretary of Defense Comptroller David Patterson and Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition, Technology and Logistics Kenneth Krieg testify at a hearing of the House Armed Services Committee at 10 a.m. EDT in room 2118 Rayburn House Office Building.

Assistant Secretary of the Army, Acquisition, Logistics and Technology Claude Bolton testifies at a hearing of the House Armed Services Committee at 2 p.m. EDT in room 2118 Rayburn House Office Building.

Assistant Secretary of Defense for International Security Policy Peter Flory testifies at a hearing of the House Armed Services Commiittee at 2 p.m. EDT in room 2212 Rayburn House Office Building.

Under Secretary of Defense Acquisition, Technology and Logistics Kenneth Krieg testifies at a hearing of the Senate Armed Services Committee at 3 p.m. EDT in room SR-222, Russell Senate Office Building.



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04/05/2006
DoD Identifies Army Casualty The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier, who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.

            Spc. Ty J. Johnson, 28, of Elk Grove, Calif., died in Kirkuk, Iraq, on April 4, when an improvised...



04/05/2006
USA Basketball's Hoops for Troops Program Teams with Department of Defense's America Supports You --Initiative to Tip off with Basketball Clinic on April 6---

              In an effort to show its support for U.S. military personnel serving around the globe, USA Basketball’s “ Hoops for Troops” is joining...




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