William Taft IV

William Taft IV

William Howard Taft IV is an attorney who has served in the United States government under several Republican administrations. He is the son of William Howard Taft III and the great-grandson of U.S. President William Howard Taft. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
William Taft IV has 18 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1987 Call-In as a Deputy Secretary for the Department of Defense. The year with the most videos was 1988 with four videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 1999 with an average of 1,185 views per program. Most appearances with Connie Doebele (2). Most common tags: International Law, Department of Defense, Military.

Appearances by Title:c. October 22, 2001 - Present Legal Adviser, Department of State Videos: 5

Previously

Deputy Secretary, Department of Defense c. June 21, 1988 - c. January 11, 1996 Videos: 12

Recent Appearances

  • The Rules of War

    The Rules of War

    A panel discussed the role of the Geneva Convention in the capture, detention, and prosecution of armed combatants in the War on Terror.…

  • Geneva Conventions and the Rules of War

    Geneva Conventions and the Rules of War

    Mr. Taft gave the keynote speech at the “The Geneva Conventions and the Rules of War in the Post 9-11 and Iraq World”…

  • Use of Preemptive Military Force

    Use of Preemptive Military Force

    Legal scholars talked about the Bush administrations adoption of a preemptive military strategy to combat international…

  • U.S. Foreign Policy Interests

    U.S. Foreign Policy Interests

    Panelists discussed U.S. foreign policy, including unilateralism, multilateralism, and American sovereign interests. Mr.…

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