1,238Dec 3, 2012
Business, political, and retired military leaders talked about the report they were releasing, “National Strategy for Energy Security: Harnessing American Resources and Innovation.” The ...
192Apr 16, 2012
U.S. Oil Security
A group of conservative former members of the military called on the U.S. to reduce its dependence on foreign oil, calling it one of the top national security issues. Former Vice Chair of ...
910Aug 24, 2010
War in Afghanistan and Marine Corps Policies
General James Conway briefed reporters and answered on Marine operations in Afghanistan and his recent trip to that country. In his remarks he said that it will take a few years before U.S. ...
1,379Feb 19, 2010
Battle of Iwo Jima 65th Anniversary
A ceremony was held to commemorate the 65th anniversary of the battle of Iwo Jima. Fought from February 19 to March 26, 1945, the battle was the first American attack of World War II on the ...
1,305Feb 16, 2010
Funeral Mass for Representative John Murtha (D-PA)
Friends, family and dignitaries paid tribute to the late Representative John Murtha (D-PA) during funeral services at Westmont Presbyterian Church in Johnstown, Pennsylvania . He died Monday, ...
194Dec 15, 2009
Operations in Afghanistan and Iraq
Commandant, U.S. Marine Corps, Gen. James T. Conway briefed reporters on operations in Afghanistan and Iraq. Among the topics he addressed were the challenges involved with enacting ...
2,025Jun 11, 2009
Future of Marine Corps Operations
Gen. Conway delivered the luncheon address to the National Press Club. He talked about the role of the Marine Corp in the modern Armed Forces, specifically in Iraq and Afghanistan, and the ...
91Apr 29, 2009
Marine Corps Briefing
Marine Corps Commandant General James Conway briefed reporters following his return from his trip to Iraq and Afghanistan.
312Nov 11, 2008
Rededication Ceremony of Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum
President and Mrs. Bush attended Veterans Day ceremonies at the Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum at Pier 86 in New York City. The event was part of the museum’s re-opening weekend ...
137Oct 23, 2008
25th Beirut Remembrance
Families and fellow service members held a remembrance service to honor the 241 service members killed 25 years ago in Beirut, Lebanon. On October 23, 1983, a
terrorist truck bomb exploded ...
26Aug 27, 2008
Marine Corps Issues
Marine Corps Commandant Gen. James Conway briefed reporters on developments and trends in the Marine Corps. He answered questions from reporters. Topics included the role of the ...
36Aug 26, 2008
General Conway at the American Legion Convention
U.S. Marine Corps Commandant James Conway addressed the American Legion national convention in Phoenix. He spoke about the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq, the health of the Corps, his concerns, ...
117Dec 13, 2007
Global Maritime Strategy Initiatives
The panel of military leaders spoke about naval strategy and the use of seapower in U.S. foreign policy. The focused on improving international cooperation, restoring the Marine Corps ...
12Dec 5, 2007
Marine Corps Issues
The Commandant of the Marine Corps, Gen. James T. Conway, spoke to reporters in the Pentagon Briefing Room about Marine Corps issues and programs, focusing on deployments in Iraq and ...
11Oct 15, 2007
National Security Issues
General Conway spoke about military operations, force readiness, and national security issues. Among the topics he addressed were U.S military strategy in Iraq and the region, force size, ...
26Jul 20, 2007
General James Conway, commandant of the U.S. Marine Corps spoke about military operations in Iraq and Afghanistan. Among the topics he addressed were security challenges faced in the region, ...
84May 20, 2007
A ceremony was held on the National Mall to remember those killed while fighting for the United States. Thousands of family members of those killed in Afghanistan and Iraq were joined by ...
26May 17, 2007
Defense Department Briefing
The commandant of the Marine Corps, General James Conway, spoke to the press about Marine Corps issues and programs.
77Jan 23, 2007
Total Force Readiness
The House Armed Services Committee held a hearing on the implications of the president’s Iraq policy for total force readiness. Witnesses talked about plans for reserve mobilization under ...