Ashton B. Carter

February 17, 2015 - Present Secretary, Department of Defense
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Videos: 19 c. January 1, 2006 - Present Co-Director, Preventive Defense Project
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Videos: 2 c. January 1, 1997 - Present Professor, Kennedy (J.F.) School of Government
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Videos: 9

Previously

October 5, 2011 - December 3, 2013 Deputy Secretary, Department of Defense Videos: 13 April 27, 2009 - October 5, 2011 Undersecretary, Acquisition, Technology and Logistics, Department of Defense Videos: 13 June 30, 1993 - September 14, 1996 Assistant Secretary, Global Strategic Affairs, Department of Defense Videos: 2 c. September 21, 1993 - c. March 11, 1994 National Security Adviser, Department of Defense Videos: 2 c. December 13, 1991 - c. September 21, 1993 Director, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, Harvard University Videos: 0

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    Defense Department Issues

    Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter and Joint Chiefs of Staff Chair General Martin Dempsey briefed reporters on a range of…

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    Middle East Policy and Combating ISIS

    Defense Secretary Ashton Carter and Joint Chiefs of Staff Chair General Martin Dempsey testified on combating ISIS* and U.S.…

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    National Memorial Day Observance

    President Obama laid a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknowns to commemorate Memorial Day. Then, he and Defense Secretary…

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    Joint Chiefs Announcement

    Defense Secretary Ashton Carter announced the nomination of General Mark Milley to be Army chief of staff and Admiral John…

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