Last updated on: 8/22/2007 | Author: ProCon.org

William Boykin Biography

Title:
Former U.S. Deputy Undersecretary of Defense for Intelligence
Position:
None Found to the question "Should the Words “under God” Be in the US Pledge of Allegiance?"
Reasoning:

No position found as of Aug. 16, 2007

Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Former U.S. Deputy Undersecretary of Defense for Intelligence, June 2003-Aug. 2007
  • The U.S. Government’s point man in the hunts for Osama bin Laden and Saddam Hussein
  • Former Commanding General of the U.S. Army Special Operations Command, 1998-2000
Education:
  • BA, Education, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 1971
Other:
  • Gave speeches while in uniform to churches, referencing America’s enemy as “Satan” and saying that this enemy’s God “was an idol.”