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Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld will participate in a panel discussion on a survey conducted for the Brookings Institution regarding college graduates and their attitudes toward public service at 9:30 a.m. EDT at the National Press Club in the Murrow Room, 13th Floor, 529 14th Street, NW, Washington, D.C. See press advisory for details.

Deputy Secretary of Defense Paul Wolfowitz is traveling to Singapore, the Republic of Korea and Japan. See press advisory for details. See press advisory for details.

Marine Maj. Gen. Gordon C. Nash, commander of the U.S Joint Forces Command Joint Warfighting Center, and Army Brig. Gen. Robert W. Cone, director of the Operation Iraqi Freedom Joint Lessons Learned Collection Team, will conduct a video-teleconference briefing at 11:30 a.m. in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E781. Media representatives without a Pentagon building pass who are interested in attending this event must have proof of affiliation and two forms of photo identification and be at the Pentagon North Parking Entrance by 11 a.m. Please call (703) 697-5131 for escort into the building. See press advisory for details.

Director of Defense Procurement and Acquisition Policy Deidre Lee will discuss the Department's plan for transforming the Pentagon's business practices and warfighting capabilities at a Northern Virginia Government Contractors Council Executive Speakers Series at noon. The session will be held at the Hilton McLean Tysons Corner, 7920 Jones Branch Dr., McLean, Va. See press advisory for details.

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06/03/2003
Brookings Institution Event on Public Service
Remarks as Delivered by Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld, National Press Club, Washington, DC


06/03/2003
Flag and General Officer Announcements LIEUTENANT GENERAL

Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld announced today that the president has nominated Army Lt. Gen. William S. Wallace for appointment to the rank of lieutenant general and...



06/03/2003
Policy and Intelligence Briefing

Undersecretary of Defense for Policy, Douglas Feith, will conduct a briefing on policy and intelligence matters on Wednesday, June 4, at 8:30 a.m. EDT in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E781.

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  • President Barack Obama, right, admires a ring U.S. Naval Academy football team members Cody Peterson, left, and Matt Aiken, center, presented to him at the White House in Washington, D.C., April 18, 2014. The president presented the Navy midshipmen with the Commander-in-Chief’s Trophy, which goes to the academy team with the most victories against its service rivals.  DOD photo by U.S. Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Bryan Niegel
  • President Barack Obama holds a ceremony to present midshipmen from the U.S. Naval Academy's football team with the Commander-in-Chief's Trophy at the White House in Washington, D.C., April 18, 2014. The trophy is an honor that goes to the team with the most victories against its service rivals. DOD photo by EJ Hersom
  • Marine Corps Sgt. Maj. Bryan B. Battaglia, senior enlisted advisor to the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, and Kenneth Johnson read the names of the fallen from Jacksonville on the Veterans Memorial Wall in Jacksonville, Fla., April 17, 2014. Johnson is the city's senior policy advisor on military affairs. DOD photo by U.S. Army Master Sgt. Terrence L. Hayes
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