John J. Young Jr.

John J. Young Jr.

John Jacob Young, Jr. was United States Assistant Secretary of the Navy from 2001 to 2005 and Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition, Technology and Logistics from 2007 to 2009. Since September 2009, he has been a member of the board of directors of SRI International. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
John J. Young Jr. has 11 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2003 News Conference as an Assistant Secretary for the Research, Development and Acquisition of the U.S. Navy. The year with the most videos was 2005 with three videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2008 with an average of 343 views per program. Most common tags: Military Technology, Navy.

Appearances by Title:c. November 1, 2007 - Present Undersecretary, Acquisition, Technology and Logistics, Department of Defense Videos: 4 c. November 2, 2005 - Present Director, Defense Research and Engineering, Department of Defense Videos: 2 c. January 1, 2003 - Present Assistant Secretary, Research, Development and Acquisition, U.S. Navy Videos: 5

Recent Appearances

  • Cost Overruns on Weapons Systems

    Cost Overruns on Weapons Systems

    Witnesses testified on a new Government Accountability Office (GAO) report that found that most Defense Department major…

  • Aerial Tanker Replacement

    Aerial Tanker Replacement

    Witnesses testified about procurement policies and funding for the Air Force Aerial Tanker program. They focused on a…

  • Air Force Tanker Procurement

    Air Force Tanker Procurement

    Secretary of Defense Robert Gates talked about the government audit that upheld the Boeing Company’s appeal of the Air…

  • Defense Department Cost Overruns

    Defense Department Cost Overruns

    A hearing was held on the acquisition of major weapons systems by the Department of Defense. The Government Accountability…

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