James L. Buckley
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James L. Buckley


United States federal judge

New York City, New York
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James L. Buckley

United States federal judge
Years of Age
NYResidence (state)

James Lane Buckley (born March 9, 1923) is an American jurist, politician, civil servant, attorney, businessman, and author. In 1970, Buckley was elected to the U.S. Senate as the nominee of the Conservative Party of New York; he won 39 percent of the vote and served from 1971 until 1977. During the first Reagan administration, Buckley served as Undersecretary of State for International Security Affairs. He was also President of Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty from 1982 to 1985. Buckley was nominated by President Ronald Reagan to a seat on the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit on October 16, 1985. He was confirmed by the United States Senate on December 17, 1985 and received commission on December 17, 1985. Buckley assumed senior status on August 31, 1996.



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Hampshire College
Attended Documentary Production
School of Visual Arts
Baruch College, City College Of New York
Attended Computer Programming
1992 - 1993
Pace University
Attended Financial Accounting
United States Army Signal School
Attended Telecommunications Electronics
1983 - 1984

Past Positions

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Committee Member
Green Party of New York State
Vice President of Client Solutions
2014 - Current
Black Dawn
1996 - 2011
Vice President of Client Solutions
24/7 Real Media
2002 - Current
Hot Indie Media
2001 - Current
Global Accounts Analyst
Thomson Reuters
1995 - 2000
Senior Patient Accounts Representative
Visiting Nurse Service of New York
1991 - 1995
The Enemy Within
1990 - 1992
Senior Billing Clerk
United Parcel Service (UPS)
1986 - 1991
Central Office Technician
United States Army Reserve
1983 - 1989

Other Experience

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Coordinating Committee Member
Park Slope Greens
2000 - Current