Jane Harman

Director, President, and CEO, Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars; Trustee, The Aspen Institute

Jane Harman is director, president, and CEO of the Woodrow Wilson Center. She served nine terms in Congress (D-CA) and is a recognized expert on security and public policy issues. Previously, she was staff director of the Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on Constitutional Rights, deputy cabinet secretary to President Carter, special counsel to the Defense Department, and in private law practice. Harman is a member of the Defense Policy Board, the State Department Foreign Policy Board, and the Homeland Security Advisory Council. She serves on the Trilateral Commission Executive Committee, Munich Security Conference Advisory Board, Presidential Debates Commission, and Iridium Board of Directors. She is an Aspen Institute trustee.

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As more women take office in the US, can we expect to see any shifts in policy? Are their political priorities any... See more
For most of the last half of the 20th century, a combination of various self-regulating and treaty-based,... See more
The Council on Foreign Relations established an independent task force to examine the consequences of dependence on... See more
International security expert Daniel Benjamin, former head of British Intelligence Sir Richard Dearlove, and Rep. Jane... See more

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