Speeches are official statements of the Department of Defense.
Remarks on "Sustaining Nuclear Deterrence"
Opening Statement on "U.S. National Security Challenges and Ongoing Military Operations" before the Senate Armed Services Committee
Submitted Statement on "U.S. National Security Challenges and Ongoing Military Operations" before the Senate Armed Services Committee
Remarks Honoring Senator Carl Levin and Senator John Warner
Remarks to the Air Force Association
Remarks at National POW/MIA Recognition Day Ceremony
Remarks Announcing a DIUx Outpost in Austin, Texas
Remarks at September 11th Pentagon Observance Ceremony
Secretary of Defense Ash Carter Dinner Remarks UN Peacekeeping Defense Ministerial
Remarks on the "U.S.-UK Alliance and the Future of the Principled International Order"
Remarks presenting the Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award of the Guard and Reserve
Retirement Ceremony of General John "Jay" Paxton
Remarks at the National Guard Bureau Change of Responsibility
Remarks to the XVIII Airborne Corps On the Counter-ISIL Campaign
Remarks On Opening DIUx East and Announcing the Defense Innovation Board
Opening Remarks at Counter-ISIL Foreign and Defense Minister Meeting
Opening Remarks at Counter-ISIL Defense Minister Meeting
Medal of Honor Ceremony for Lieutenant Colonel Charles Kettles
Independence Day Message
Remarks at Pentagon Ramadan Iftar Observance
Remarks Honoring Secretary Madeleine Albright with the DOD Distinguished Public Service Award
Remarks on Ending the Ban on Transgender Service in the U.S. Military
PTSD Day Message
Remarks at the Chief of Staff of the Air Force Retirement Ceremony
Remarks at the Arrival Ceremony for Secretary of the Army Eric Fanning
"Networking Defense in the 21st Century" (Remarks at CNAS)
Remarks at Defense One Tech Summit
Remarks on "The Next Two Links to the Force of the Future"
LGBT Pride Month Message