Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld and Deputy Secretary of Defense Paul Wolfowitz have no public or media events on their schedules.
Principal Deputy Under Secretary of Defense, Acquisition and TechnologyMichael Wynne, Assistant Secretary of the Navy (Research, Development & Acquisition)John Young, Jr., Assistant Secretary of the Air Force (Acquisition),Marvin R. Sambur, Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Army (Policy and Procurement)Tina Ballardtestify at a hearing of theHouse Armed Services Committeeat 10 a.m. EDT in room 2118 Rayburn House Office Building.
Vice Chief of Staff U.S. Army GeneralGeorge W. Casey, Jr., testifies at a hearing of theSenate Armed Services Committeeat 10 a.m. EDT in room SR-222, Russell Senate Office Building for reappointment to the grade of general and to be Commander, Multi-National Force-Iraq.
Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Public AffairsLawrence Di Ritaand Deputy Director for Operations, J-3, Joint Staff, Brigadier General David Rodriguez will conduct a press conference in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E579at3:45 p.m. EST.Media representatives who do not have a Pentagon building pass and wish to cover this event should arrive at the Pentagon's North Parking Entrance no later than3 p.m. for an escort. Media without a Pentagon building pass must have proof of affiliation and two forms of photo identification.