Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates and Deputy Secretary of Defense William J. Lynn have no public or media events on their schedules.
Under Secretary of Defense (Comptroller) and Chief Financial Officer Robert F. Hale, Inspector General Gordon S. Heddell, Director, Defense Contract Audit Agency April G. Stephenson will appear at a Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs hearing at 10:00 AM at Dirksen Senate Office Building, room 342 .
Pentagon Press Secretary Geoff Morrell will conduct a press briefing at 12:00 p.m. EDT in the DoD Briefing Room, 2E973. Journalists without a Pentagon building pass will be picked up at the River Entrance (Press Parking, Stop 1) 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