Ex-defense chief Schlesinger dies

He served under Nixon, Ford

Posted: March 28, 2014 at 2:58 a.m.

James Schlesinger, who served as U.S. secretary of defense under presidents Richard Nixon and Gerald Ford before becoming the nation’s first energy chief in Jimmy Carter’s administration, has died. He was 85.

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