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TRANSCOM to Receive Unsung Hero Recognition

The U.S. Transportation Command (TRANSCOM) is responsible for ensuring that U.S. troops and cargo to duty stations around the globe. TRANSCOM will receive recognition from the DoD as one of the unsung heroes, according to Pentagon Press Secretary Geoff Morrell. On April 1, Secretary of Defense Robert Gates is scheduled …

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Secretary Gates Announces New NGA Director

Secretary of Defense, Robert Gates announced yesterday that Letitia Long is going to serve as the next director of the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency. She is currently the deputy director of the Defense Intelligence Agency, but will take on her new role later this year. Long will be replacing Navy Vice …

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Secretary Gates to Stay Onboard for Another Year

According to CNN, Geoff Morrell, deputy assistant secretary of defense and Pentagon press secretary, “Secretary Gates met with the president just before Christmas and gave him a commitment to stay on the job for at least another year.” Gates served under President Bush and remained in office when the transition …

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