Peter B. Edelman

c. November 17, 1996 - Present Professor, Law School, Georgetown University Videos: 5 c. January 1, 1964 - c. Present Legislative Assistant, Kennedy, R. (D-NY), U.S. Senate Videos: 6


c. November 18, 1996 - c. January 1, 2002 Assistant Secretary, Planning and Evaluation, Department of Health and Human Services Videos: 6 c. January 25, 1995 - c. November 18, 1996 Counsel, Office of the Secretary, Department of Health and Human Services Videos: 1 c. January 13, 1994 - c. January 25, 1995 Head, Interagency Task Force on Violence, Department of Health and Human Services Videos: 1 c. February 21, 1992 - c. January 13, 1994 Chairman, Americans for Peace Now Videos: 3 c. March 3, 1990 - c. February 21, 1992 Associate Dean, Georgetown University Law Center Videos: 1

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