Secretary of State Shultz was an advocate for retaliation, but Secretary of Defense Caspar Weinberger was against retaliation. Secretary of Defense Weinberger, in a September 2001 Frontline interview, reaffirmed that rift in White House counsel when he claimed that the U.S. still lacks "'actual knowledge of who did the bombing' of the Marine ...
The Historical Office of the Office of the Secretary of Defense (OSD) dates to 1949. It is one of the longest serving continuously operating offices in the Office of the Secretary of Defense and has been recognized for the excellence of its publications and programs for over a half century.
Caspar Weinberger (1917–2006) January 21, 1981: November 23, 1987: 6 years, 306 days: Republican: California: Ronald Reagan 16 Frank Carlucci (1930–2018) ...
Joint Service Achievement Medal and the Stolen Valor Act. The Stolen Valor Act of 2013 is a federal law that makes it illegal for any person to falsely claim to be the recipient of certain military awards, "with the intention of obtaining money, property, or other tangible benefit by convincing another that he or she received the award".This decoration is covered by the Stolen Valor act.
The California Franchise Tax Board (FTB) administers and collects state personal income tax and corporate franchise and income tax of California.It is part of the California Government Operations Agency.
He then served as senior military aide to Secretary of Defense Caspar Weinberger, helping to coordinate the invasion of Granada and the bombing of Libya. In 1987, Powell became national security ...
• Memorandum For Record by Caspar Weinberger on November 10, 1986 which describes an important meeting in the Oval Office with the President and other members of the administration. This is significant because it is the first of several attempts by the administration to produce a unified response to the scandal which was growing in popularity.
Colin Powell was the first African American appointed as the U.S. Secretary of State and the first, and so far the only, to serve on the Joint Chiefs of Staff.
Caspar W. Weinberger indicted in Iran-Contra affair (June 16). US Supreme Court reaffirms right to abortion (June 29). Democratic convention nominates Bill Clinton and Al Gore (July 1). Court clears Exxon Valdez skipper (July 10). Background: Oil Spills; Four police officers indicted in Rodney King beating (Aug. 5).
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is the nation's principal agency for protecting the health of all Americans and providing essential human services.