Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates and Deputy Secretary of Defense Gordon England have no public or media events on their schedules.
Principal Deputy Under Secretary of Defense for Personnel and Readiness Michael L. Dominguez
testifies at a hearing of the House Committee on Veterans Affairs
on implementing the wounded warrior provisions of the National Defense Authorization Act for fiscal year 2008 at 10 a.m. EDT in room 334 Cannon House Office Building.
Pentagon Press Secretary Geoff Morrell will conduct a press briefing at 1:30 p.m. EDT 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.