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TODAY'S APPOINTMENTS

SECRETARY OF DEFENSE WILLIAM S. COHEN

Traveling

DEPUTY SECRETARY OF DEFENSE JOHN J. HAMRE

Scheduled Meeting

MEDIA EVENTS

1:30 DoD News Briefing

PUBLIC AFFAIRS RELEASES FOR SEPTEMBER 20, 1999

1 BT Contracts
2 MFC World Standards Day 1999

CONGRESSIONAL
Senate The Senate schedule is uncertain. Defense Appropriations conferees will meet to discuss FY00 Defense Appropriations. The FY00 Defense Authorization Conference Report may come to the Senate floor for a vote after 5:30 p.m.

House

The House schedule is uncertain.

Committees
9/21/1999
0900
216 Hart Senate Caucus on International Narcotics Control OPEN Witnesses: Brian Sheridan, Assistant Secretary of Defense for Special Operations and Low Intensity Conflict; General Charles Wilhelm, Commander-in-Chief, U.S. Southern Command; Rand Beers, Assistant Secretary of the Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs, Department of State; Michael Shifter, Senior Fellow, Inter-American Dialogue re: U.S. role and policy goals regarding Colombia.

DUTY OFFICER FOR September 21, 1999 - Ms Irwin

Pager number: (800) 341-2470

Cellular phone: (703) 405-4715

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09/21/1999
DOD SPONSORS RESERVE COMPONENT FAMILY READINESS STRATEGIC PLANNING CONFERENCE The first-ever Reserve component Family Readiness Strategic Planning Conference is scheduled Sept. 21-23, at the Army National Guard Readiness Center in Arlington, Va. The conference is sponsored by the principal deputy assistant secretary of Defense for Reserve Affairs and the deputy assistant...


09/21/1999
SECDEF MEDIA AVAILABILITY WITH GREEK MoD Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen will host a dinner in honor of Apostolos Tsokhatzopoulos, the minister of National Defense of Greece, at the Commandant's House next to the USS Constitution, Charleston Navy Yard, Boston, Mass., on Wednesday, Sept. 22, 1999. A media availability will be held...




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