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Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates and Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff, Gen. Peter Pace testify at a hearing of the Senate Appropriations Committee at 10:30 a.m. EDT in room 216 Hart Senate Office Building.

Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates and and Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Peter Pace will conduct press conference at 4 p.m. EDT, May 9, in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E579.  Journalists without a Pentagon building pass will be picked up at the North Parking Entrance only. Plan to arrive no later than 45 minutes prior to the event; have proof of affiliation and two forms of photo identification. Please call (703) 697-5131 for escort into the building.

Deputy Secretary of Defense Gordon England has no public or media events on his schedule.

 



05/09/2007
Senate Appropriations Committee (Washington, DC)
Testimony as Delivered by Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates, 106 Dirksen Senate Office Building, Washington, DC,


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