63Aug 2, 2006
The Future of Military Commissions
The Senate Armed Services Committee held a hearing on the future of military commissions in light of the Supreme Court decision in Hamdan v. Rumsfeld. Witnesses testified about the ...
157Apr 20, 2006
Purple Heart Ceremony
Seven service members were awarded the Purple Heart at a ceremony held near President Washington’s tomb at the Mount Vernon Estate in Virginia. Deputy Defense Secretary Gordon England and ...
58Feb 23, 2006
U.S. Seaport Security
The Senate Armed Services Committee held a briefing on the Dubai Ports World acquisition of the Peninsular and Oriental Steamship Navigation Company. The proposed acquisition would affect ...
16Oct 26, 2005
National Security Personnel System
Ms. Springer, Secretary England, and other Department of Defense (DoD) officials spoke to reporters about the National Security Personnel System. They spoke about the collaboration with ...
19Sep 11, 2005
The “America Supports You Freedom Walk” was organized to commemorate the fourth anniversary of the September 11, 2001 attacks. At the announcement by Acting Deputy Secretary England ...