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Today is Monday, Dec. 13, the 348th day of 2004 with 18 to follow.
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Today is Wednesday, Dec. 8, the 343rd day of 2004 with 23 to follow.
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Reagan's legacy topic of White House forum

WASHINGTON, June 10 (UPI) -- The Reagan administration conducted one final White House staff meeting Thursday as top U.S. officials gathered to recall his accomplishments.

Report: Rumsfeld courted Iraq in 1984

WASHINGTON, Dec. 23 (UPI) -- One of the United States' current hawks, Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld was active in improving relations with Iraq in 1984, the New York Times said Tuesday.

The Almanac

Today is Saturday, Dec. 13, the 347th day of 2003 with 18 to follow.
By United Press International

The Almanac

Today is Monday, Dec. 8, the 342nd day of 2003 with 23 to follow.
By United Press International

Lowe to campaign for the 'Terminator'

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 16 (UPI) -- Rob Lowe played a political operative in NBC's "The West Wing," but now the actor will be doing it for real in California.

The Almanac

Today is Friday, Dec. 13, the 347th day of 2002 with 18 to follow.
By United Press International

The Almanac

Today is Sunday, Dec. 8, the 342nd day of 2002 with 23 to follow.
By United Press International

The Almanac

Today is Thursday, Dec. 13, the 347th day of 2001 with 18 to follow.
By United Press International

The Almanac

Today is Saturday, Dec. 8, the 342nd day of 2001 with 23 to follow.
By United Press International
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WASHINGTON: Secretary of State George Shultz (L)talks with British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher during a meeting at the State Department 11/16/1988. (UPI Photo)
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George Pratt Shultz (born December 13, 1920) is an American economist, statesman, and businessman. He served as the United States Secretary of Labor from 1969 to 1970, as the U.S. Secretary of the Treasury from 1972 to 1974, and as the U.S. Secretary of State from 1982 to 1989. Before entering politics, he was professor of economics at MIT and the University of Chicago, serving as Dean of the University of Chicago Graduate School of Business from 1962 to 1969. Between 1974 and 1982, Shultz was an executive at Bechtel, eventually becoming the firm's president. He is currently a distinguished fellow at Stanford University's Hoover Institution.

George Shultz was born in New York City, the son of Birl Earl Shultz and Margaret Lennox Pratt.

In 1938, Shultz graduated from the Loomis Chaffee School in Windsor, Connecticut. He attended college at Princeton University, majoring in economics with a minor in public and international affairs. His senior thesis was an examination of the Tennessee Valley Authority's effect on local agriculture, for which he conducted on-site research. Shultz graduated with honors in 1942.

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