Kenneth Bacon

Kenneth Bacon

Kenneth Hogate Bacon was an American journalist who served as a spokesman for the Department of Defense during the Presidency of Bill Clinton, and later as president of Refugees International, an organization dedicated to advocating for assistance and protection for displaced persons and promoting solutions to displacement crises. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Kenneth Bacon has 138 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1983 Call-In as a Correspondent for Economic Affairs in the Wall Street Journal. The year with the most videos was 1999 with 55 videos as an Assistant Secretary for Public Affairs in the Department of Defense. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2008 with an average of 236 views per program. Most appearances with Charles Wald (26), Stephen Joseph (4), John P. White (4). Most common tags: Yugoslavia, NATO, Refugees.

Appearances by Title:c. January 20, 2001 - Present President, Refugees International Videos: 10 c. November 1, 1994 - Present Assistant Secretary, Public Affairs, Department of Defense Videos: 105 c. May 27, 1997 - Present Assistant Secretary, Department of Defense Videos: 20


Correspondent, Economic Affairs, [Wall Street Journal] c. August 17, 1983 - c. November 1, 1994 Videos: 3

Recent Appearances

  • Situation in Darfur

    Situation in Darfur

    A forum discussed the humanitarian crisis in Darfur. Kenneth Bacon gave a speech entitled “On Our Watch” discussing the situation in Darfur and…

  • Iraqi Refugee Crisis

    Iraqi Refugee Crisis

    Panelists discussed the status and plight of Iraqi refugees and the on-going humanitarian crisis within Iraq and around the…

  • Iraqi Refugees

    Iraqi Refugees

    Witnesses testified about the status and problems of refugees from Iraq. Among the topics addressed were the plight of an…

  • Situation in Darfur

    Situation in Darfur

    Deputy Secretary of State Robert Zoellick talked about U.S. policy in Africa and violence in the Darfur region of Sudan. He…

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