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  Bolton, John Robert
NameJohn Robert Bolton
, Maryland , United States
Born November 20, 1948 (71 years)
Last ModifedYankee fan
Oct 24, 2011 02:29pm
Tags Pro-Bush Tax Cuts - Pro-Life - Pro-Missile Defense - Pro-Smaller Government - Lutheran -
InfoFrom US Dept of State Website...

"John R. Bolton was sworn in as Under Secretary of State for Arms Control and International Security on May 11, 2001.

Prior to his appointment, Mr. Bolton was Senior Vice President of the American Enterprise Institute (AEI). AEI is a nonprofit public policy center dedicated to preserving and strengthening the foundations of freedom through research education, and open debate.

Mr. Bolton has spent many years of his career in public service. Previous positions he has held are Assistant Secretary for International Organization Affairs at the Department of State, 1989-1993; Assistant Attorney General, Department of Justice, 1985-1989; Assistant Administrator for Program and Policy Coordination, U.S. Agency for International Development, 1982-1983; General Counsel, U.S. Agency for International Development, 1981-1982.

Mr. Bolton is also an attorney. From 1974-1981 he was an associate at the Washington office of Covington & Burling, where he returned as a member of the firm from 1983-1985, after public service at the U.S. Agency for International Development. From 1993 through 1999, he was a partner in the law firm of Lerner, Reed, Bolton & McManus.

Under Secretary Bolton was born in Baltimore on November 20, 1948. He graduated with a B.A., summa cum laude, from Yale University and received his J.D. from Yale Law School."

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May 09, 2018 08:35pm Announcement White House Announces It Has No Global Health Security Chief the Day After Ebola Outbreak Declared  Article RP 
May 09, 2018 05:15pm General Bolton pushing to eliminate White House cyber job  Article RP 
Apr 27, 2012 01:25pm Video No, John Bolton, They Were Just Laughing At A Dick Joke  Article Homegrown Democrat 
Feb 01, 2011 01:00pm Blog Entry John Bolton Has an Opinion On Egypt: Time To Bomb Iran!  Article Homegrown Democrat 
Aug 30, 2010 09:10am Speculative 2012 Watch: [John] Bolton considering a presidential run?  Article Homegrown Democrat 
Apr 18, 2008 06:00am Speech John Bolton tells tall tales about Iraq and Iran in Dallas Thursday  Article RP 

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