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TODAY'S APPOINTMENTS

SECRETARY OF DEFENSE WILLIAM S. COHEN

10:00 a.m. 50th Anniversary Celebration of "Chairmanship"

DEPUTY SECRETARY OF DEFENSE JOHN J. HAMRE

10:30 a.m. 50th Anniversary Celebration of "Chairmanship"

MEDIA EVENTS

PUBLIC AFFAIRS RELEASES FOR AUGUST 6, 1999

1 BT GENERAL SHELTON HONORS FORMER CHAIRMEN OF THE JOINT CHIEFS OF STAFF
2 MFC Secretary Cohen Nominate Rear Adm. Dyer
3 PA Pool Coverage of Tank Session


CONGRESSIONAL
Committees
The House and Senate are scheduled to Adjourn for the District Work Period August 7 to September 7

0930
216 Russell

Senate Armed Services Committee OPEN Confirmation hearing to reappoint Gen. Shelton as Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff.
1000
334 Cannon
House Veterans Affairs Committee, Benefits Subcommittee OPEN Witnesses: TBD hearing on veterans employment and civilian credentialing requirements for military job skills. This hearing was originally scheduled for July 28, 1999.

DUTY OFFICER FOR AUG. 9, 1999 - Lt Col Sivigny

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08/09/1999
50th Anniversary of the Chairmanship of the Joint Chiefs of Staff
Remarks as Delivered by Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen , Fort Myer, Virginia


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