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Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Adm. Mike Mullen will conduct a briefing at 2 p.m. EDT in the Pentagon Briefing Room (2E973). All journalists must be seated by 1:50 p.m. 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; have proof of affiliation and two forms of photo identification. Please call 703-697-5131 for escort into the building.

Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Adm. Mike Mullen delivers remarks at 11:30 a.m. EDT at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, Washington, D.C. Media interested in attending may contact Matt Berman at 202-939-2238 or mberman@ceip.org.

Air Force Chief of Staff General Norton Schwartz delivers remarks at 11 a.m. EDT at the Air Force Association’s 2011 Air & Space Conference and Technology Exposition at the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center, National Harbor, Md. Media interested in attending may contact Merri Shaffer 1-800-727-3337, ext. 5847, or mshaffer@afa.org.



There are no Speeches available for 9/20/2011. Please see the Speeches overview page for more


09/20/2011
McHugh Cites Major Improvements at Arlington National Cemetery

            Secretary of the Army John M. McHugh today released publicly a “Report to Congress,” updating improvements made at Arlington National Cemetery more than a year after he ousted the cemetery’s leadership and made sweeping changes...



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