608 Dirksen Senate Office Building
The Senate Budget Committee heard testimony from Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff General Martin Dempsey on the President's FY 2013 budget request.

Video excerpts of Chairman Conrad's remarks, archived video of the entire hearing, and other materials are below, including the prepared testimony of Secretary Panetta and General Martin Dempsey.

Chairman Conrad's Opening Remarks

Chairman Conrad's Questions for Witnesses

Secretary Panetta's Comments on Importance of Balanced Deficit Reduction

Additional Materials

Transcript of Chairman Conrad's Remarks
Charts Used During the Hearing
Photos Taken During the Hearing

Full Hearing Video

Witness Statement