Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates is traveling.
Deputy Secretary of Defense William J. Lynn has no public or media events on his schedule.
Acting Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Clinical and Program Policy Jack Smith testifies at a hearing of the House Committee on Veterans Affairs on healing physical injuries of war at 10 a.m. EDT in room 334, Cannon House Office Building.
Deputy Chief Management Officer Elizabeth McGrath; Under Secretary of the Army Joseph Westphal; Under Secretary of the Navy Robert O. Work and Under Secretary of the Air Force Erin Conaton testify at a hearing of the House Armed Services Committee on managing the Department of Defense in a time of tight budgets at 10 a.m. EDT in room 2118, Rayburn House Office Building.
A National Capital Region Flyover of Arlington National Cemetery occurs at 11:05 a.m. EDT with four T-38’s.