11Jan 8, 2003
General Jones spoke about U.S. Force reorganization and global security issues. He also talked about the impact of technology on the future of warfare and challenges for military personnel in ...
38Oct 17, 2002
Transformation to a Changing World
Military service chiefs talked about transforming the U.S. military to meet future challenges to national and international security. Among the topics they addressed were force integration, ...
15Oct 16, 2002
National Security Challenges
Officials and security experts talked about a broad range on national security threats, including transnational terrorism, weapons of mass destruction, proliferation issues, fundamentalist ...
12Apr 18, 2002
Future of the Marine Corps
General Jones talked about the Marine Corps' role in the war on terrorism, the future of the Corps under transformation, and his possible nomination to be Supreme Allied Commander of Europe. He ...
22Apr 4, 2002
U.S. Marine Corps Operations
General Jones talked about issues affecting the U.S. Marine Corps. Among the topics he addressed were the integration of new technologies, operating within the naval force structure, and the ...
50Mar 7, 2002
Future of the U.S. Military
Military chiefs testified about funding requests for military operations, research and development, and future programs. Among the topics they addressed were military operations in Afghanistan, ...
65Jul 10, 2001
Department of Defense Authorization
Service secretaries and military chiefs testified about funding needs in the Department of Defense. Among the topics they addressed were improving military infrastructure, financial management ...
84May 1, 2001
V-22 Osprey Program
Witnesses testified about the safety of the V-22 Osprey program. At issue were several recent crashes by the aircraft, future spending commitments, and reliability. Officials said that a ...
32Sep 27, 2000
State of the Armed Services
Military chiefs testified about the current state of training and readiness in the Armed Forces, and future military requirements. Among the issues they addressed were the toll of increased ...
43May 23, 2000
Strategic Nuclear Force Requirements
Military officials testified about potential strategic arms reduction agreements between the U.S. and Russia. Among the issues they addressed were the strategic implications of such action, ...
31Dec 3, 1999
Vieques Naval Warfare Center
Navy and Marine officials talk to reporters about Secretary Cohen’s recommendation to suspend training operations on the Puerto Rican Island of Vieques. They focused on growing tensions ...
17Oct 29, 1999
Why Is There A Marine Corps?
General Jones talked about the mission of the Marine Corps. He focused on the need for equipment modernization, and their role in foreign affairs. After his prepared remarks he answered ...
57Oct 26, 1999
General Status of U.S. Armed Forces
Service chiefs testified about the readiness and strength of the U.S. military. Among the issues they addressed were military pay and retention rates, the effects of military and peacekeeping ...
15Oct 22, 1999
Status of the U.S. Marine Corps
General Jones talked about the role of the Marine Corps in the military, its operational missions, and operational readiness. After his remarks he answered questions from the audience.
145Oct 19, 1999
Naval Training Facility in Vieques, Puerto Rico
Witnesses testified about resuming live firing exercises on a U.S. Navy firing range on the island of Vieques in Puerto Rico. A presidential panel recommended that the military resume the ...