United States Department of Defense United States Department of Defense

spacer

Today In DOD

Today in the Department of Defense, Wednesday, September 29, 2010 Bookmark and Share



Secretary of Defense Robert Gates delivers remarks at 5 p.m. EDT at the Ambassador S. Davis Phillips Family International Lecture in the Bryan Center on Duke University West Campus, Durham, N.C.

Deputy Secretary of Defense William J. Lynn III; Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition, Technology and Logistics Ashton Carter and Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Marine Gen. James E. Cartwright testify at a hearing of House Armed Services Committee on Department of Defense's efficiency initiative at 10 a.m. EDT in room 2118, Rayburn House Office Building.

Under Secretary of Defense Comptroller and Chief Financial Officer Robert Hale testifies at a hearing of the Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs on improving financial accountability at the Department of Defense at 2:30 p.m. EDT in room SD-342, Dirksen Senate Office Building.



09/29/2010
Lecture at Duke University (All-Volunteer Force)
As Delivered by Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates, Durham, North Carolina


09/29/2010
DOD Identifies Marine Casualty

                 The Department of Defense announced today the death of a Marine who was supporting Operation Enduring...



09/29/2010
Regional Command West Commanding General and Deputy to Brief live from Afghanistan

                 Italian Brig. Gen. Claudio Berto, commanding general for Regional Command West, and his Deputy Chief of Staff for Stability Operations, Italian Col. Vito Cracas, will brief the media live from...





View older Today in DoD

Check Other Events for additional listings, including air shows, band concerts, Congressional hearings, reunions and much more.

DoD Video News

  • Video Thumbnail: Department of Navy Goes Green For Today And Beyond

    Department of Navy Goes Green For Today And Beyond

    ℠2015 – The Navy and Marine Corps are working to reduce their carbon foot print...

  • Video Thumbnail: Nuclear Family

    Nuclear Family

    ℠2015 - DoD News anchors highlight an episode of the Air Force's flagship...

  • Video Thumbnail: Team Work Reigns Supreme During Max Thunder 2015

    Team Work Reigns Supreme During Max Thunder 2015

    ℠2015 - A Kunsan Air Base Logistics Readiness Squadron comes together as a team...

  • Video Thumbnail: USS Theodore Roosevelt Heads To Arabian Sea

    USS Theodore Roosevelt Heads To Arabian Sea

    ℠2015 - USS Theodore Roosevelt heads to the Arabian Sea as instability in Yemen...

Contacts Additions and corrections for Today in the Department of Defense are invited and should be directed to the press desk by calling +1 (703) 697-5131 or +1 (703) 697-5132.

Media Questions News media representatives with questions for the Department of Defense may reach our press desk by calling +1 (703) 697-5131. Media representatives with questions after work hours should call +1 (703) 678-6162 for assistance.

Public Inquiries All others are invited to contact our public inquiries section by phone or U.S. mail or through the web. See our comment page for details.

Additional Links

Stay Connected