James Woolsey

James Woolsey

Robert James Woolsey Jr. is a national security and energy specialist and former Director of Central Intelligence who headed the Central Intelligence Agency from February 5, 1993 until January 10, 1995. A lawyer by training and trade, he held a variety of government positions in the 1970s and 1980s, including as Under Secretary of the Navy from 1977 to 1979, and was involved in treaty negotiations with the Soviet Union for five years in the 1980s. Wikipedia*

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James Woolsey has 103 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1987 Call-In as an Undersecretary for the U.S. Navy. The year with the most videos was 1994 with 12 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2011 with an average of 13,460 views per program. Most appearances with William H. Webster (4), Frank J. Gaffney Jr. (4), James R. Schlesinger (3). Most common tags: Intelligence, Terrorism, Iran.

Appearances by Title:c. January 1, 2013 - Present Board Chair, Foundation for Defense of Democracies Videos: 1 c. April 23, 2007 - Present Adviser, Energy Security, McCain Presidential Campaign Videos: 1 c. February 1, 2008 - Present Chairman, Senior Advisory Group, Paladin Capital Group Videos: 1 c. January 1, 2007 - Present Chairman, Committee on the Present Danger Videos: 3 c. January 1, 2008 - Present Commissioner, National Commission on Energy Policy Videos: 0 c. January 1, 2008 - Present Partner, VantagePoint Venture Partners Videos: 0


Director, Central Intelligence Agency c. February 5, 1993 - c. January 10, 1995 Videos: 82 Commissioner c. January 1, 2000 - c. July 7, 2000 Videos: 1 Undersecretary, U.S. Navy c. May 19, 1987 - c. February 3, 1989 Videos: 14

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