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General James L Jones, President and CEO, U.S. Chamber Institute for 21st Century Energy

April 4, 2008

General James L Jones
General (Ret.) James L. Jones is president and CEO of the U.S. Chamber Institute for 21st Century Energy.  He is responsible for executing the Institute's strategic mission of uniting energy consumers and producers in a common cause-to expand America's supply of affordable, clean and secure energy for our economy, to protect our environment, and to provide for our national security. On Feb. 1, 2007, General Jones retired after 40 years of active duty service.  Most recently, he served successively as 32nd Commandant of the Marine Corps and Supreme Allied Commander Europe.  He is a decorated combat veteran who has worked closely with government, business, and civic leaders in an effort to protect and advance U.S. and allied interests around the world. During his final assignment, he helped NATO organize discussions on energy issues and the defense of critical infrastructures, and he worked to advocate energy security as a core part of NATO's mission. 

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