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Secretary of Defense Leon E. Panetta and Deputy Secretary of Defense William J. Lynn have no public or media events on their schedules.

The Senate Armed Services Committee meets to consider the nomination of Army Gen. Martin Dempsey to be Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff at 9:30 a.m. EDT in room SD-106, Dirksen Senate Office Building.

Army Vice Chief of Staff Gen. Peter Chiarelli; Vice Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Jonathan Greenert; Air Force Vice Chief of Staff Gen. Phil Breedlove; and Marine Corps Assistant Commandant Gen. Joseph Dunford testify at a hearing of the House Armed Services Committee, Subcommittee on Readiness, on total force readiness at 3 p.m. EDT in room 2118, Rayburn House Office Building.



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07/26/2011
Senior Executive Service Announcement

            Secretary of Defense Leon E. Panetta announced the following Department of Defense Senior Executive Service appointment:

            George E. Little has been appointed to the Senior Executive Service...



07/26/2011
Task Force Currahee Commander to Brief Live from Afghanistan

            Army Col. Sean Jenkins, commander of Regional Command East’s Task Force Currahee drawn from 4th Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division, will brief the media live from Forward Operating Base Sharana in Paktika Province, Afghanistan, at...




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