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Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates and Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff Adm. Michael G. Mullen testify at a hearing of the House Armed Services Committee on Fiscal Year 2010 National Defense Authorization Budget Request from the Department of Defense at 10 a.m. EDT in room 2118 Rayburn House Office Building.

Deputy Secretary of Defense William J. Lynn has no public or media events on his schedule.

Commander, U.S. Transportation Command Gen. Duncan McNabb testifies at a hearing of the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure on the economic viability of the Civil Reserve Air Fleet Program at 10 a.m. EDT in room 2167 Rayburn House Office Building.

Acting Under Secretary for Personnel and Readiness Gail McGinn testifies at a hearing of the Committee on Rules and Administration on Problems for Military and Overseas Voters: Why Many Soldiers and Their Families Can't Vote at 10 a.m. EDT in room 301 Russell Senate Office Building



05/13/2009
Submitted Statement on the FY 2010 Budget to the House Armed Services Committee
As Submitted by Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates, Room 2118, Rayburn House Office Building, Washington, D.C.


05/13/2009
DoD Identifies Army Casualty The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.

 

Maj. Steven Hutchison, 60, of Scottsdale, Ariz., died May 10, in Basrah of wounds suffered when an improvised explosive device detonated near his vehicle in Al...


05/13/2009
NORAD Flight Exercise Planned for Washington, D.C.             The North American Aerospace Defense Command and its geographical component, the Continental United States NORAD Region, will conduct exercise Falcon Virgo 09-07, on May 15 and 19 between midnight and 6:00 a.m. in the National...



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