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Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates and Deputy Secretary of Defense Gordon England have no public or media events on their schedules.

Principal Director of Manpower and Personnel for Assistant Secretary of Defense Reserve Affairs Tom Bush testifies at a hearing of the Senate Committee on Veterans Affairs on VA and DoD Education Issues at 2:30 p.m. EDT in room 562 Dirksen.


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07/17/2007
DoD Identifies Army Casualty             The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.               Sgt. John R. Massey, 29, of Judsonia,...
07/17/2007:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
07/17/2007:   DoD Increases R&R Policy


07/17/2007
Update on Department's MRAP Program             The chairman of the MRAP Task Force John Young, along with Army Lt. Gen. Stephen Speakes, deputy chief of staff Army G8 (force development) and Brig. Gen. Michael Brogan, commander, Marine Corps Systems Command will hold a news...



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