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Christopher, Baker: Revise War Powers bill

Christopher, Baker: Revise War Powers bill

WASHINGTON, July 8 (UPI) -- Former U.S. Secretaries of State Warren Christopher and James Baker announced a bipartisan plan Tuesday to revise the War Powers Resolution of 1973.

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TAL2000111005 - 10 NOVEMBER 2000 - TALLAHASSEE, FLORIDA, USA: Former U.S. Secretary of State Warren Christopher answers questions on behalf of the Democratic National Party during a press conference at the Senate building at the Florida state capitol Friday, Nov. 10, 2000. rw/bb/Bruce Brewer. UPI
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Warren Minor Christopher (October 27, 1925 – March 18, 2011) was an American diplomat, lawyer, and public servant. During Bill Clinton's first term as President, Christopher served as the 63rd Secretary of State. He also served as Deputy Attorney General in the Lyndon Johnson administration, and as Deputy Secretary of State in the Jimmy Carter administration. At the time of his death, he was a Senior Partner at O'Melveny & Myers in the firm's Century City, California office. He also served as a professor in the College Honors Program at the University of California at Los Angeles.

Born in Scranton, North Dakota, Christopher graduated from Hollywood High School, and attended the University of Redlands, before transferring to the University of Southern California. He was a member of the college fraternity Kappa Sigma Sigma. He graduated magna cum laude from the University of Southern California in February 1945. From July 1943 to September 1946, he served in the United States Naval Reserve, with active duty as an ensign in the Pacific Theater. He attended Stanford Law School from 1946–1949, where he was the founder and President of the Stanford Law Review and was elected to the Order of the Coif.

From October 1949 to September 1950, Christopher served as law clerk to Justice William O. Douglas of the United States Supreme Court. He practiced law with the firm of O'Melveny & Myers from October 1950 to June 1967, becoming a partner in 1958. Christopher served as Deputy Attorney General from June 1967 until January 20, 1969, after which he rejoined O'Melveny & Myers.

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