Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfelddelivers remarksto the Chicago Council on Foreign Relations and the Commercial Club of Chicago at12:00 p.m. CDT, at the Four Seasons Hotel. SeePress Advisoryfor further details.
Deputy Secretary of Defense Paul Wolfowitz has no public or media events onhis schedule.
Principal Deputy Under Secretary of Defensefor Personnel and Readiness Charles Abellwill conduct a briefing for media on the subject of absentee voting. The briefing will be in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E579 at 9 a.m. EDT. Journalists without a Pentagon building pass will be picked up at the North Parking 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. SeePress Advisory for further details.