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TODAY'S APPOINTMENTS

SECRETARY OF DEFENSE WILLIAM S. COHEN

Scheduled Meetings

DEPUTY SECRETARY OF DEFENSE JOHN J. HAMRE

Scheduled Meetings.

MEDIA OPPORTUNITY

2 p.m. DoD daily press briefing on U.S. participation in NATO Operation Allied Force, Pentagon Briefing Room, 2E781.

PUBLIC AFFAIRS RELEASES FOR MAY 21-23, 1999

1 BT Contracts
2 BT Navy Flag Officer Announcement - Fargo
3 BT Unidentified Remains Disinterment Policy Established
4 BT Statement By Defense Secretary William Cohen on General Wesley K. Clark's Visit to Washington
5 BT Statement by General Henry H. Shelton, US Army, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff
6 MFC Flag and General Officer Assignments
7 MFC Active Duty Call-Up Notification Issued for 1,022 Air National Guard, Air Force Reserve Airmen and 26 Aircraft
8 PA Deputy Secretary Hamre to Present Commencement Address at Augustana College
9 PA Full Honors Arrival Ceremony for Saudi Chief of General Staff
10 PA Saturday Press Briefing at 11 a.m.
11 TRNS DoD News Briefing, Saturday, May 22, 1999 - 11:20 a.m.
12 TRNS DoD News Briefing, Friday, May 21, 1999 - 2:05 p.m.

CONGRESSIONAL:

House The House is expected this week to begin debate on the FY00 Defense Authorization Bill.
Senate The Senate is scheduled to begin debate at 11:00 a.m. on the FY00 Defense Authorization Bill.
HEARINGS
1:30 p.m.
192 Dirksen
The Senate Committee on Appropriations, Subcommittee on Defense will conduct an OPEN/MAY CLOSE hearing to markup FY00 defense appropriations bill. No DoD witnesses are scheduled to appear. The full SAC is expected to markup on May 25, 1999.

DUTY OFFICER FOR MAY 24, 1999 - LTC Darley

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There are no Speeches available for 5/24/1999. Please see the Speeches overview page for more


05/24/1999
NEW OPEN FORUM FOR NATIONAL SECURITY STUDY GROUP The Department of Defense today launched "America's Future Forum," a new debate forum posted on the National Security Study Group's Internet web site at www.nssg.gov.

The forum will provide the public an opportunity to contribute their ideas on what the United States will look like in...



05/24/1999
DASD (EO) Leftwich to Represent DoD in Sec. State Forum May 25 On Tuesday, May 25, Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Equal Opportunity William E. Leftwich III will give a presentation describing the Department's experience in developing social trust as an institution committed to equal opportunity. His presentation will be part of the Secretary of...


There are no Contracts available for 5/24/1999. Please see the Contracts overview page for more



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