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Internationalists Put America Last in Bill Clinton's White House

Here's a list of some key members of the federal government who are members of the Council of foreign Relations (CFR). Although CFR members amount to a fraction of the total population, they control virtually all major policy- making positions at the highest levels. While there is a constant and ongoing change of personnel in key positions, CFR members are invariably appointed to these posts.

John Chafee (R-RI.)
Christopher Dodd (D-CT)
Dianne Feinstein (D-CA)
Bob Graham (R-FL)
John Kerry (D-MA)
Joseph Lieberman (D-CT)
Daniel Moyniban (D-NY)
Charles Robb (D-VA)
John D. Rockefeller IV (D-WV)
William Roth (R-DE)
Olympia Snowe (R-ME)
Bob Torricelli (D-NJ)

House Speaker Newt Gingrich (R-GA)
Minority Leader Richard Gephardt (D-MO)
Howard Berman (D-CA)
Michael Doyle (D-PA)
Sam Gejdenson (D-CT)
Lee Hamilton (D-IN)
Amo Houghton (R-NY)
Jim Leach (R-IA)
Robert Matsui (D-CA)
Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC)
Donald Payne (D-NJ)
Tom Petri (R-WI)
Charles Rangel (D-NY)
John Spratt (D-SC)
Louis Stokes (D-OH)

U.S. Supreme Court Justices
Sandra Day O'Connor
Ruth Bader Ginsburg
Steven G. Breyer
Laurence H. Silberman, District of Columbia Circuit Court Judge
Jose A. Cabranes, Second Circuit Judge

Bill Clinton, President
John H. Gibbons, Asst. For Science and Technology
W. Bowman Cutter, Ceputy Asst. For Economic Policy
Samuel R. Berger, Advisor for National Security Affairs
Colt Blacker, Sp. Asst. & Sr Dir. for: Russian, Ukrainian, & Eurasian Affairs Morton Halperin, Democracy
Stanley Owen Roth, Asian Affairs
Richard Schifter, Special Asst. And Counselor
Gordon Adams, Associate Dir. for National Security and International Affairs Nancy Ann Min, Associate Director for Health and personnel
Madeleine Albright, Secretary of State
Gen. John M. Shalikashvili, Chairman, Joint chiefs of Staff
Robert E. Rubin, Secretary of the Treasury
William Cohen, Secretary of Defense
Donna E. Shalala, Human Services
Bruce Babbitt, Secretary of the Interior
Bill Richardson, U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations
Laura D. Tyson, Asst. For Economic Policy
Nancy E. Soderberg, Deputy Asst. For National Security Affairs
Hen. Barry R. McCaffrey, Office of National Drug control Policy Director John H. Gibbons, Office of Science and Technology Policy Director
Jane Wales, Associate Director for National Security and International Affairs
Lionel S. Johns, Associate Director for Technology
Elaine C. Kamarck, Office of the Vice President Senior Policy Advisor
Strobe Talbott, State Department Deputy Secretary of State
Peter Tarnoff, Under Secretary for Political Affairs
Joan E. Spero, Economic and agricultural Affairs
Timothy E. Eirth, Global Affairs
Lynn E. Davis, Arms Control and International Security Affairs
Richard M. Moose, Management
Phyllis E. Oakley, Population, Refugee, and Migration Affairs
John Shattuck, Democracy, Human Rights and Labor
George Moose, African Affairs
Winston Lord, East Asian and Pacific Affairs
Richard Holbrooke, European and Canadian Affairs
Alexander F. Watson, Inter-American Affairs
Robert H. Pelletreau, Near Eastern Affairs
Robin L. Raphel, South Asian Affairs
Toby Trister Gati, Intelligence and Research
James B. Steinberg, Policy Planning Staff Director
Conrad K. Harper, Legal Advisor
Karl F. Inderfurth, Alt. Rep. for Special Political Affairs in the UN
Robert E. Hunter, Permanent Rep. to the North Atlantic Council

Edward J. Perkins, Australia
Gabriel Guerra-Mondragan, Chile
Adrian A. Basora, Czech Republic
Irvin Hicks, Ethiopia
Felix Rohatyn, France
Frank G. Wisner, India
Reginald Bartholomew, Italy
Walter F. Mondale, Japan
William H. Courtney, Kazakhstan
James T. Laney, Korea
James R. Jones, Mexico
Sandra L. Vogelesang, Napel
Walter C. Carrington, Nigeria
John D. Negroponte, Philippines
Nicholas A. Ray, Poland
Alfred H. Moses, Romania
Thomas R. Pickering, Russian Federation
E. Allan Wendt, Slovenia
Princeton N. Lyman, South Africa
Richard N. Gardner Spain
Christopher W.s. Ross, Syian Arab Republic
William G. Miller, Ukarine
Wiliam J. Crowe, United Kingdom
John D. Holum, Director United States Arms Control And Disarmament Agency Ralph Earle II, Deputy Director for:
Lawrence Scheinman, Nonproliferation & Regional Arms Control Bureau
Lori Murray, Multilateral Affairs Bureau
Michael Nacht, Strategic and Eurasian Affairs Bureau
Mary Elizabeth Hoinkes, Acting General Counsel
Joseph Duffey, Agency Director
J. Brian Atwood, Agency for International Development Administrator
Carol Lancaster, Deputy Administrator
John F. Hicks, Asst. Administrator for Africa
Thomas A. Dine, Asst. Administrator for Europe and the Now Independent States Chester A. Crocker, Chairman United States Institute of Peace
Max M. Kampelman, Vice Chairman
Theodore M. Hesborgh, Board Member
William R. Kintner, Board Member
Christopher Phillips, Board Member
Elspeth Cavies Rostow, Board Member
W. Scott Thompson, Board Member
Richard H. Solomon, President
Harriet Hentges, Executive Vice President
David Little, Senior Scholar for Religion, Ethics, and Human Rights
Margaret C. Sullivan, Special Asst. To the Secretary and Deputy Secretaries Sherri W. Goodman, Deputy Under Secretary for Environmental Security
Walter B. Slocombe, Under Secretary for Policy
Jan M. Lodal, Secretary for Policy
Joseph S. Nye, Jr., Asst. Secretary for International Security Affairs Ashton B. Carter, Asst. Secretary for International Security Policy
Edward L. Warner III, Asst. Sec. for Strategy, Requirements, and Assessments Andrew W. Marshal, Director of Net Assessment
Togo D. West, Jr, Secretary of the Army
H. Allen Holmes, Asst. Sec. for Special Operations and Low-intensity Conflict Gen. John M. Shalikashvili, Joint Chief of Staff Chairman
William A. Owens, Vice Chairman
Gordon E. Sullivan, Army Chief of Staff
Ronald R. Fogleman, Air Force Chief of Staff
C.E. Mundy Jr., Marine Corps Commandant
Walter Kross, Director Staff of the Joint Chiefs of Staff
Wesley K. Clark, Director for Strategic Plans and Policy
Arthur K. Cebrowski, Dir. Command Control, Communications, and Computer Sys. Ralph E. Eberhart, Director for Force Structure Resources and Assessment Thomas S. Moorman Jr, Air Force Vice Chief of Staff
Marcus A. Anderson, Air Force Inspector General
Joseph W. Ralston, Air Force Deputy Chief of Staff for Plans and Operations Leighton W. Smith, Jr., Commander In Chief of U.S. Naval Forces Europe Thomas L. Wilderson, Marine corps Plans Division Director
Ervin J. Rokke, National Defense University President
Howard D. Graves, U.S. Military Academy Superintendent
Charles R. Larson, U.S. Naval Academy Superintendent
Paul E. Stein, U.S. Air Force Academy Superintendent
Henry Viccellio, Jr., Air Education and Training Command
Lawrence H. Summers, Treasury Under Secretary for International Affairs Susan B. Levine, Dpty Asst. Sec. for International Development and Debt Policy
Jill Schuker, Commerce Office of Public Affairs Director
Barry Carter, Deputy Under Secretary for Export Administration
Gerald A. Pollack, Associate Director for International Economics
Jeffrey E. Garten, Under secretary for International Trade
David J. Rothkopf, Deputy Under Sec. for International Trade Policy Development
Jan H. Kalicki, Counselor to the Department
Charles F. Meissner, Asst. Secretary for International Economic Policy
Jude Kearney, Seputy Asst. Secretary for Service Industries and Finance Lauri Fita-Pegado, Asst. Sec. And Dir. Gen. U.S. & Foreign Commercial Service Thomas S. Williamson, Jr., Solicitor of Labor

William A. Nitze, Asst. Administrator for International Activities
Rita M. Rodriguez, Director Export-Import Bank of the United States
Ricki Helfer, Chairman Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation
Alan Greenspan, Chairman Federal Reserve System
Alice Rivlin, Vice Chairman
Edwin M. Truman, Division of International Finance Staff Director
William J. McDonough, President Federal Reserve Bank of New York
Maurice R. Greenberg, Chairman