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  Bolton, John Robert
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NameJohn Robert Bolton
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Born November 20, 1948 (73 years)
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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."


JOB APPROVAL POLLS
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04/20/2018-04/24/2018 Quinnipiac University 37.00% ( 0.0) 35.00% ( 0.0) 28.00% ( 0.0)
FAVORABILITY POLLS
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01/26/2020-01/28/2020 YouGov 23.00% ( 0.0) 38.00% ( 0.0) 39.00% ( 0.0)

BOOKS
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The Room Where It Happened: A White House Memoir   Purchase RP 

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NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor
Nov 12, 2020 06:00am News John Bolton accuses GOP of 'coddling' Trump while he 'trashes the US electoral system'   Article Chronicler 
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 
Dec 08, 2007 07:00pm Interview Bolton Discusses NIE Report on Iran  Article Eddie 
May 17, 2007 02:40pm News Former US ambassador (Bolton) in on-air spat with 'superior' BBC man  Article Thomas Walker 
Dec 04, 2006 06:00pm Interview At U.N., Mixed Views of Bolton’s Tenure  Article RP 
Dec 04, 2006 10:15am News Bush accepts Bolton's U.N. resignation  Article Servo 
Nov 09, 2006 11:00am General Bush set to lose UN enforcer  Article DFWDem 
Jun 20, 2005 03:00pm Analysis Policy Shifts Felt After Bolton's Departure From State Dept.  Article RP 
Jun 04, 2005 08:25pm General Officials: Bolton Provoked Unlawful Firing  Article RP 
Apr 25, 2005 12:30am General New allegations hit Bush pick for U.N. ambassador  Article COSDem 

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  05/08/2001 Under Secretary of State for Arms Control and International Security Won 57.00% (+14.00%)
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  03/29/2007 U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Lost 0.00% (-100.00%)
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  05/24/2017 US Deputy Secretary of State Lost 0.00% (-94.00%)
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