Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld is traveling.
Deputy Secretary of Defense Paul Wolfowitz is in Washington. There are no public or media events on his schedule.
The Department of Defense will host a media availability with members of Congress returning from operations in Iraq. The event will be hosted by Assistant Secretary of Defense for Legislative Affairs Powell Moore. The event will take place at 9:45 a.m. EDT, Thursday, Sept 4, in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E781. See press advisory for details.
Assistant Secretary of Defense for Health Affairs Dr. William Winkenwerder Jr. and Coalition Provisional Authority Senior Advisor to the Iraqi Ministry of Health Jim Haveman will brief news media in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E781 at 11 a.m. EDT on the progress of rebuilding Iraqi healthcare system infrastructure. See press advisory for details.