Secretary of Defense


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Secretary of Defense

The head of the U.S. Department of Defense, which is charged with supervising the military and conducting war. The secretary oversees military training and education and advises the president on military policy. He or she is appointed by the president of the United States and confirmed by the Senate.
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This one was to the Vice President, the Secretary of State, the Secretary of Defense, the Attorney General, the Director of the CIA, the National Security Adviser, and the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff.
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He was about to take that on when he left office in '93," says Lawrence Korb, a former assistant secretary of defense, now a defense analyst at the Brookings Institution.
Perle, assistant secretary of defense, "is the obvious tension between the desire to foster open, scientific communication in a free and democratic society on the one hand and the fact that a great deal of scientific communication bears on military matters.
Under Secretary of Defense, Acquisition, Technology, and Logistics, will chair this high-level event at which senior decision-makers in government and industry address acquisition and support issues facing the United States and its defense sector.
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