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Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel and Deputy Secretary of Defense Bob Work have no public or media events on their schedules.

Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Martin E. Dempsey provides remarks on the continued commitment to the educational needs of military-connected children at the Military Child Education Coalition National Training Seminar at 8 a.m. EDT, Marriott Wardman Park Hotel, 2660 Woodley Road NW, Washington, District of Columbia.

Commander, U.S. Pacific Command, Adm. Samuel J. Locklear III hosts a press briefing on "U.S. Operations in the Pacific" at 12:30 p.m. EDT, Pentagon, Room 2E973, Arlington, Virginia.
 



There are no Speeches available for 7/29/2014. Please see the Speeches overview page for more


07/29/2014
Statement by Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel on the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau announcement

I welcome the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau's announcement today that 17,000 service members and other consumers will receive a total of $92 million in debt relief from Rome Finance, whose unlawful, predatory lending schemes specifically targeted active-duty military personnel...



07/29/2014
Department of Defense Press Briefing with Rear Admiral Kirby

Pentagon Press Secretary Rear Adm. John Kirby will conduct a briefing today at 1:45 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;...





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