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Today in the Department of Defense, Wednesday, June 27, 2001

Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld is in Washington today. There are no public or media events on his schedule.

Deputy Secretary of Defense Paul Wolfowitz is scheduled to testify today at 10 a.m. at a hearing of the House Armed Services Committee. See the Congressional schedule for details.

Under Secretary of Defense (Comptroller) Dov Zakheim will hold an on-the-record briefing on the amended fiscal year 2002 DoD budget request today at 1:30 p.m. EDT in the DoD briefing room, Pentagon 2E781. See the press advisory for details.

The DoD Conference on Civilian Education and Professional Development continues through today in Washington D.C. See the conference web site for details. [Link no longer available.]

Joint Patriot '01, a combined inter-service reserve forces exercise, continues through June 30 at several military sites across the United States. See the news release for details.

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06/27/2001
Testimony before the House Armed Services Committee On Military Training on the Island of Vieques
By Deputy Secretary of Defense Paul Wolfowitz, Rayburn House Office Building


06/27/2001
DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE AMENDED BUDGET FOR FY 2002 Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld today released details of President Bush's Fiscal Year (FY) 2002 amended defense budget. The amended budget adds funding and program details to the broad defense vision the President outlined in February in his budget submission to Congress, A Blueprint for...


06/27/2001
DOD Press Briefing Cancelled Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld will testify before congress on the amended FY- 2002 Defense Budget Thursday, June 28. There will be no regularly scheduled news briefing at the Pentagon tomorrow.





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