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Defense Leaders Testify Before Defense Subcommittee

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  • Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta greets U.S. Rep. Bill Young of Florida while Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, shakes hands with members of  the House Appropriations defense subcommittee before he and Panetta testify on the Defense Department's budget proposal in Washington D.C., Feb. 16, 2012. Young is the defense subcommittee's chairman. DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta smiles as he prepares to testify on the Defense Department's budget proposal before the House Appropriations defense subcommittee in Washington, D.C., Feb. 16, 2012. Robert R. Hale, undersecretary of defense (comptroller) and Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, also testified. DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta testifies on the Defense Department's budget proposal before the House Appropriations defense subcommittee in Washington, D.C., Feb. 16, 2012, as Robert F. Hale, undersecretary of defense (comptroller), looks on. DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta smiles as he testifies on the Defense Department's budget proposal before the House Appropriations defense subcommittee in Washington, D.C., Feb. 16, 2012. Robert R. Hale, undersecretary of defense (comptroller) and Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, also testified. DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, testifies on the Defense Department's budget proposal before the House Appropriations defense subcommittee in Washington, D.C., Feb. 16, 2012, as Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta and Robert F. Hale, undersecretary of defense (comptroller) listen. DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta testifies on the Defense Department's budget proposal before the House Appropriations defense subcommittee in Washington, D.C., Feb. 16, 2012, as Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, looks on. DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen