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Secretary Leon E. Panetta and has no public or media events on his schedule. 

Deputy Secretary of Defense Ashton B. Carter is traveling. 

Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Martin E. Dempsey delivers remarks at the Military Times Service Member of the Year Recognition Ceremony at 4:15 p.m. EDT, in the Caucus Room, at the Cannon House Office Building, Washington D.C. 

Assistant Secretary of Defense for Operational Energy Plans and Programs Sharon Burke delivers remarks at the Fourth Admiral Thomas H. Moorer Military Energy Security Forum at 9:30 a.m. EDT, in Marshall Hall-room 155, at National Defense University, Fort Lesley J. McNair, Washington, D.C. 

Press Secretary George E. Little will brief the media at 1 p.m. EDT in the Pentagon Briefing Room (2E973).  Journalists without a Pentagon building pass will be picked up at the River 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.



There are no Speeches available for 7/19/2012. Please see the Speeches overview page for more


07/19/2012
Readout of Deputy Secretary Carter’s Visit to Guam

            Acting Assistant Secretary of Defense for Public Affairs George Little provided the following readout: 

            “The deputy secretary of defense...



There are no Press Advisories available for 7/19/2012. Please see the Press Advisories overview page for more




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