Today in the Department of Defense, January 18, 2018
Secretary of Defense James N. Mattis, Deputy Secretary of Defense Patrick M. Shanahan and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Marine Gen. Joseph F. Dunford Jr. have no public or media events on their schedules.
Air Force Under Secretary Matthew P. Donovan speaks at 7:30 a.m. EST at an Air Force Association Breakfast, Capitol Hill Club, 300 First St. SE, Washington, District of Columbia.
Air Force Secretary Heather Wilson and Deputy Assistant to the Secretary of Defense for Outreach Amber Smith participate at 10 a.m. EST in a discussion on "Citizen Soldiers or Warrior Caste: Who Will Serve in America’s Future Military?" at the Bipartisan Policy Center, 1225 I St. NW, Suite 1000, Washington, District of Columbia.
Army Lt. Gen. Laura Richardson, deputy commanding general of Army Forces Command, participates in a panel discussion at 12:45 p.m. EST at the formal launch of the National Commission on Military, National, and Public Service at the Hall of the States Gallery, 444 N. Capitol St. NW, Washington, District of Columbia.
Air Force Secretary Heather Wilson provides keynote remarks at 1:50 p.m. EST at the Air Force Science and Technology Engagement Summit, National Academy of Sciences building, 2101 Constitution Ave. NW, Washington, District of Columbia.
Navy Secretary Richard V. Spencer and Chief of Naval Operations Adm. John M. Richardson testify at 3:30 p.m. EST at a House Armed Services Committee hearing on "Surface Warfare at a Crossroads," 2118 Rayburn House Office Building, Washington, District of Columbia.