Nomination of William H. Taft IV, to be Deputy Secretary of Defense

hearing before the Committee on Armed Services, United States Senate, Ninety-eighth Congress, second session, on nomination of William H. Taft IV, to be Deputy Secretary of Defense, January 24, 1984. by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Armed Services.

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  • Taft, William Howard, 1945-,
  • United States. Dept. of Defense -- Officials and employees -- Selection and appointment.

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SeriesS. hrg. ;, 98-611
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LC ClassificationsKF26 .A7 1984a
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Paginationii, 34 p. ;
Number of Pages34
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Open LibraryOL2999769M
LC Control Number84602246

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He served as Deputy Secretary of Defense from January to April and as Acting Secretary of Defense from January to March From toMr. Taft was General Counsel for the Department of Defense. William H. Taft IV, Deputy Secretary of Defense, establishes OSIA as a separate operating agency of the Department of Defense.

February l. Brigadier General Roland Lajoie (USA) becomes the first OSIA Director. February 8. The first cadre of 40 military inspectors, escorts, linguists, and civilian staff arrives at OSIA headquarters at Buzzard.

First Charter: Brigadier General Roland Lajoie, first Director, OSIA. Eleven days after the President's directive, on JanuWilliam H.

Taft IV, the Deputy Secretary of Defense, established OSIA as a separate operating agency in the Department of Defense. 7 The Director, a senior military officer or DOD civilian, would be appointed by the Secretary of Defense with the concurrence of. Five former Deputy Secretaries of Defense (L-R): William Howard Taft IV, John J.

Hamre, Paul H. Nitze, Robert F. Ellsworth, and John P. White, November (OSD Historical Office) H ist o ri cal O ri gins o f the Deputy Secretary of Defense. William Howard Taft was born Septem in Cincinnati, Ohio, to Alphonso Taft and Louise Torrey.

The Taft family was not wealthy, living in a modest home in the suburb of Mount so served as a judge, ambassador and in the cabinet, as War Secretary and Attorney General under Ulysses S. Grant. William Taft was not seen as brilliant as a child, but was a hard worker; Taft.

William Howard Taft IV has served as legal advisor to Secretary of State Colin L. Powell since March and is a member of the prominent Taft family. Taft was nominated Februby President Ronald Reagan to be General Counsel of the Department of Defense.

Speech Dated FebruRonald Reagan Library at the University of Texas. The President today. Executive Assistant to Secretary, Department of Health, Education and Welfare, General Counsel, Department of Health, Education and Welfare, General Counsel, Department of Defense, Acting Secretary of Defense, January March U.S.

Permanent Representative to NATO, ^Julia Taft Obituary ^ Lawyer for State Dept. Disputed Detainee Memo ^ "William Taft IV to Join Stanford Law School as the Warren Christopher Professor of the Practice of International Law and Diplomacy" Stanford Law School, April 4, ^ "Freedom House Welcomes William H.

Taft IV as New Chairman"; retrieved Janu ^ Novak, Robert, "Who Said What When: The rise and fall of the. William Howard Taft IV (born Septem ) is an attorney who has served in the United States government under several Republican administrations. He is the son of William Howard Taft III and the great-grandson of President William Howard Taft.

Early life and education. Taft was born in Washington, D.C., the second child of William Howard Taft III and Barbara Bradfield, and a great. William Howard Taft IV, currently in private law practice, was general counsel in the former Department of Health, Education, and Welfare in the 's, Deputy Secretary of Defense under Casper Weinberger and Frank Carlucci in the 's, and and acted as Secretary of Defense during the vacancy of January-March Deputy secretary of defense, 3 February to 22 April ^ Julia Taft Obituary ^ Tat, William H., "Self-Defense and the Oil Platforms Decision," 29 Yale J.

International Law,() ^ Taft, William H. and Buchwald, Todd F., "Preemption, Iraq and International Law, 97 American Journal of International Law(). The President today announced his intention to nominate Chapman B.

Cox to be General Counsel of the Department of Defense. He would succeed William H. Taft IV. Cox is presently serving as Assistant Secretary of the Navy for Manpower and Reserve Affairs.

Previously he was Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Navy (Logistics) in - Deputy secretary of defense, 3 February to 22 April ↑ Julia Taft Obituary ↑ Tat, William H., "Self-Defense and the Oil Platforms Decision," 29 Yale J.

International Law,() ↑ Taft, William H. and Buchwald, Todd F., "Preemption, Iraq and International Law, 97 American Journal of International Law(). William Howard Taft IV (born Septem ) is an attorney who has served in the United States government under several Republican administrations.

He is the son of William Howard Taft III and the great-grandson of President William Howard Taft. Nominations for the position shall be approved by the ASD(FM&P). The incumbent shall be rated by the Army DCSPER with mandatory endorsements by the Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense (Military Manpower and Personnel Policy) (DASD(MM&PP)) and the ASD(FM&P).

William H. Taft, IV, Deputy Secretary of Defense Subject: United States Military. Five former Deputy Secretaries of Defense (L-R): William Howard Taft IV, John J. Hamre, Paul H. Nitze, Robert F. Ellsworth, and John P. White, November (OSD Historical Of ce) (L-R) Deputy Secretary of Defense-designate David Packard, Secretary of Defense-designate Melvin R.

Laird with their predecessors, Secretary. HONORABLE WILLIAM H. TAFT IV In September he reported as the Senior Military Assistant to the Deputy Secretary of Defense and was subsequently assigned as the Senior Military Assistant to. Richard Lee Armitage (born Ap ) is an American former diplomat and government official.

A graduate of the United States Naval Academy, Armitage served as a U.S. Navy officer in three combat tours of duty in the Vietnam War as a riverine warfare advisor. After leaving active duty, he served in a number of civil-service roles under Republican administrations. David L. Norquist was sworn in as the 34th Deputy Secretary of Defense on J He was appointed as the Under Secretary of Defense (Comptroller)/Chief Financial Officer on June 2,   The last was William H.

Taft, who served for two months in after President George H.W. Bush's first choice to be defense secretary, John. The secretary of defense (SecDef) is the leader and chief executive officer of the United States Department of Defense, the executive department of the Armed Forces of the U.S.

The secretary of defense's position of command and authority over the U.S. military is second only to that of the position corresponds to what is generally known as a defense minister in many other. Press Photo Deputy Secretary of Defense, William Taft IV - sab This is an original press photo.

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Tahir—Kheli — former ambassador under President George W. Bush. Although he functioned more as the outside representative of the Department of Defense and left day-to-day internal management to the deputy secretary (Frank C.

Carlucci, –83; Paul Thayer, –84; and William H. Taft IV, –89), Weinberger instituted important management and organizational changes to achieve "a proper balance. This Directive applies to the Office of the Secretary of Defense (OSD), the Military Departments, the Organization of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, and the Defense Agencies Director shall be nominated by the Surgeons General of the Army, the Navy, and the Air Signed by William H.

Taft, IV, Deputy Secretary of Defense Subject: Armed Forces. If Dr. Esper is confirmed by the Senate and then appointed by the president as the Secretary of Defense, then Mr. Norquist will be formally nominated to be the deputy secretary.

- William H. Taft IV Former deputy secretary of defense and ambassador to NATO - Larry D. Thompson Former deputy attorney general - John Veroneau Former deputy United States trade representative - Kenneth Wainstein Former assistant to the president for.

--"William Howard Taft (Septem – March 8, ) was an American politician, the 27th President of the United States, the 10th Chief Justice of the United States, a leader of the progressive conservative wing of the Republican Party in the early 20th century, a chaired professor at Yale Law School, a pioneer in international.The last was William H.

Taft, who served for two months in after President George H.W. Bush’s first choice to be defense secretary, John Tower, became mired in controversy and ultimately.