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- Philadelphia church official takes stand in own defense.
// National Catholic Reporter; 6/8/2012, Vol. 48 Issue 17, p3
The article reports on the trial for the first church official accused with a cover-up of child abuse in which Monsignor William J. Lynn took the witness stand for several days in his own defense in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
- Lynn: Government must take care with Pentagon reform.
Tiron, Roxana // Hill; 5/7/2009, Vol. 16 Issue 52, p14
The article reports on the advice of Deputy Secretary of Defense William Lynn to Congress and the Obama administration to be cautious in implementing reforms on weapons acquisition-practices at the Pentagon.
- Navy needs more time for Super Hornet deal.
Tiron, Roxana // Hill; 3/2/2010, Vol. 17 Issue 20, p14
The article reports on the call by U.S. Deputy Secretary of Defense William Lynn for an extension on the deadline to notify the Congress of a multiyear contract for fighter jets.
- The military financial management agenda.
Lynn III, William J. // Armed Forces Comptroller; Summer98, Vol. 43 Issue 3, p9
Presents the text of the address given by William J. Lynn III, under secretary for the Comptroller of the United States Department of Defense at a forum on budget issues.
- Lynn Taking Over At Finmeccanica's DRS Subsidiary.
Lynn III, William J. // Defense Daily International; 2/2/2012, Vol. 14 Issue 5, p6
The article announces that former U.S. deputy defense secretary William Lynn has been appointed the chairman and chief executive officer (CEO) of DRS Technologies Inc.
- Lynn Hails Export Control Reform Efforts During U.K. Visit.
Malenic, Marina // Defense Daily; 1/26/2010, Vol. 245 Issue 15, p2
The article reports on the bilateral talks between William Lynn, U.S. deputy defense secretary, and his counterpart in Great Britain regarding export control system reform held on January 25, 2010. Lynn has said that the U.S. is committed to reforming its Cold War-era export control system to...
- Deputy Defense secretary to step down, making way for Panetta pick.
Bennett, John T. // Hill; 7/8/2011, Vol. 18 Issue 99, p13
The article announces the resignation of William Lynn as the U.S. Deputy Defense Secretary.
- Mixed verdict ends landmark priest trial.
Colletta, Jen // Philadelphia Gay News; 6/29/2012, Vol. 36 Issue 26, p5
The article reports that priest Monsignor William Lynn has been granted entry into a house-arrest program in Pennsylvania until his sentencing in August 2012 on charges of child-endangerment and attempted rape.
- Direction on Defense.
M. A. H. // Officer; Sep2009, Vol. 85 Issue 7, p14
The article offers information on the status of the 2010 Quadrennial Defense Review (QDR) in the U.S. It mentions that the QDR scheme will include irregular warfare, high-end asymmetric operations, military support to civilian agencies and effects of climate change. According to Undersecretary...
- Geostrategy-Direct - Classified Pentagon network hacked with virus that transmitted data; Yemen suspected of providing cover for Al Qaida; IRGC threatens strikes on U.S. interests 'outside the region' if attacked.
M. A. H. // Geo-Strategy Direct; 9/8/2010, p1
The article reports on a disclosure by U.S. Deputy Defense Secretary William Lynn regarding the use of a portable thumb drive by a Russian intelligence service in the 2008 Pentagon computer networks penetration in Washington D.C. Lyn confirmed that classified networks were penetrated with a...
- Over 100 intelligence services conducting cyber warfare on U.S.
M. A. H. // Geo-Strategy Direct; 9/29/2010, p10
Information about the issue of cyber warfare discussed by U.S. Deputy Defense Secretary William Lynn at a conference in Belgium is presented. According to Lynn, over 100 foreign intelligence services are conducting cyber warfare on the U.S., which threatens its military capabilities and should...
- Pentagon Deputy Pick: Acquisition Reform, Program Reviews Needed.
Rutherford, Emelie // Defense Daily; 1/16/2009, Vol. 241 Issue 9, p5
The article reports on the plan of William Lynn, nominee for U.S. deputy defense secretary, to consider a top priority the Pentagon acquisition reform and programs if he would be chosen. According to Lynn, it's time to enhance every aspect of the defense acquisitions and budget processes so that...
- McCain, Grassley Raise Fresh Concerns About Lynn Confirmation.
Rutherford, Emelie // Defense Daily; 1/30/2009, Vol. 241 Issue 17, p5
The article reports on the move of Republican Senators John McCain and Charles Grassley to demand information on William Lynn's past lobbying for Raytheon Co. in the U.S. It mentions that McCain sent Lynn a letter claiming that he was disappointed with his response to the senator's query....
- Grassley Predicts Senate Confirmation For Lynn, If Senator's Criteria Met.
Rutherford, Emelie // Defense Daily; 2/9/2009, Vol. 241 Issue 23, p2
The article presents the comments on Senator Charles Grassley, a republican form Iowa,who said that he will not hold up William Lynn's confirmation if the full Senate vote is not held before Tuesday and he is allotted time to speak about Lynn. When asked about his prediction for Lynn being...
- Lynn Confirmation Vote Expected Today.
Rutherford, Emelie // Defense Daily; 2/11/2009, Vol. 241 Issue 25, p1
The article reports that the U.S. Senate is likely to vote on February 11, 2009 to confirm Raytheon executive William Lynn as deputy defense secretary, following weeks of complaining by U.S. Senate Republicans about his past lobbying and former service under former U.S. President Bill Clinton....
- Pentagon Officials Outline Air Force Priorities For FY '11.
Malenic, Marina // Defense Daily; 1/25/2010, Vol. 245 Issue 14, p4
The article reports that several U.S. Defense Department officials have highlighted bolstering irregular warfare capabilities as a top priority for both the Air Force and the military in the upcoming budget cycle. Deputy Defense Secretary William Lynn said the Defense Department will continue to...
- Detailed Pentagon Survey Will Scour All Facets of Industrial Base.
Rutherford, Emelie // Defense Daily; 2/8/2011, Vol. 249 Issue 25, p1
The article focuses on a survey to be conducted by the U.S. Pentagon of defense firms of all shapes and sizes. William Lynn, deputy defense secretary, stated that the survey is critical to the Pentagon's efficiencies initiative, as military contractors adjust in response to the present...
- DEPSECDEF To Head U.S. Delegation To Paris Air Show.
Rutherford, Emelie // Defense Daily; 5/17/2011, Vol. 250 Issue 33, p10
The article presents a list of U.S. Air Force officials tentatively scheduled to attend the Paris Air Show in June 2011 in France including Deputy Defense Secretary William Lynn, Air Force Secretary Michael Donley and Air Force Deputy Secretary for Acquisition David Van Buren.
- The Defense Industry's Secret Weapon.
Wheeler, Winslow T.; Sprey, Pierre M. // Defense Monitor; Oct-Dec2009, Vol. 38 Issue 4, p2
The article focuses on the personality, achievements and role of William J. Lynn III, deputy secretary, U.S. Defense Department. It mentions that Lynn is considered as the 2nd most powerful member of the defense department, next only to Defense Secretary Robert Michael Gates. His job involves...
- Outgoing Defense official talks coming austerity.
Bennett, John T. // Hill; 10/6/2011, Vol. 18 Issue 136, p14
The article reports on the statements of U.S. Defense Secretary William Lynn regarding the budget cuts in the country's military expenditures in 2011.
- ASMC welcomes the under secretary of defense (comptroller).
Bennett, John T. // Armed Forces Comptroller; Winter98, Vol. 43 Issue 1, p8
Announces the appointment of William J. Lynn as undersecretary of Defense (Comptroller) by United States Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen at the Pentagon. Previous position held by Lynn; Employment record at the Defense Department; Educational attainment of Lynn.
- Are We Prepared for the New Millennium?
Lynn III, William J. // Armed Forces Comptroller; Fall2000, Vol. 45 Issue 3, p10
Focuses on the speech given by William J. Lynn III, undersecretary of the United States Defense Department, during the 2000 conference held by the Professional Development Institute. Lynn's thesis on the department's budget; List of financial management initiatives from Lynn; Status of the...
- Amid Pentagon Cuts,A Carrot For Contractors.
Lynn III, William J. // Aviation Week & Space Technology; 10/11/2010, Vol. 172 Issue 37, p14
The article discusses appropriations made by the U.S. Department of Defense for contractor services and a policy announcement made by Deputy U.S. Defense Secretary William J. Lynn on October 6, 2010 regarding the award of higher-quantity purchase commitments to contractors who cut unit costs....
- Lynn Taking Over At Finmeccanica's DRS Subsidiary.
Biesecker, Calvin // Defense Daily; 1/26/2012, Vol. 253 Issue 17, p2
The article announces the appointment of former Deputy Defense Secretary William Lynn as the chairperson and chief executive officer (CEO) of DRS Technologies, an U. S. based operating division of Finmeccanica from Italy, including information about Lynn's previous career.
- Lynn Confirmation Heads To Full Senate.
Rutherford, Emelie // Defense Daily; 2/6/2009, Vol. 241 Issue 22, p2
The article cites the decision of the Senate Armed Services Committee (SASC) to approve the nomination of William Lynn as the new deputy defense secretary in the U.S. It is stated that Lynn's nomination was proposed by U.S. President Barack Obama. Senator Charles Grassley implies that Lynn's...
- Jerry Sandusky Found Guilty, and Too, Philly Jury re Pedophile Sexual Assault on Children, Finds Monsignor William J. Lynn Guilty of Child Endangerment.
EST�S, DR. CLARISSA PINKOLA // Moderate Voice; 6/23/2012, p4
The article offers the author's insights on the conviction of Monsignor William J. Lynn and football coach Jerry Sandusky guilty of sexually abusing children. The author mentions the act of the Catholic Church to hide pedophile priests to protect Mother Church. The author states that despite the...
- Traditional Acquisition Processes Challenge DoD IT Procurement.
Fein, Geoff // Defense Daily; 11/13/2009, Vol. 244 Issue 30, p6
The article presents the traditional weapon systems acquisition processes based on information technology procurement which introduced by the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD). William Lynn, deputy secretary of defense, stated that the agency has spent more than 30 billion dollars for the...
- DoD Task Force Looks To Speed Introduction of IT Assets.
Biesecker, Calvin // Defense Daily; 12/20/2010, Vol. 248 Issue 53, p3
The article reports that the Information Technology (IT) Acquisition Task Force of the U.S. Defense Department is trying to accelerate the introduction of new IT capabilities, aimed to acquire information at a faster pace. It mentions that the task force is chaired by Deputy Defense Secretary,...
- Raytheon [RTN]: President-Elect Obama Announces Top Pentagon Appointments.
Malenic, Marina // Defense Daily; 1/9/2009, Vol. 241 Issue 4, p1
The article reports on the nominees for the U.S. Department of Defense posts under the administration of President-elect Barack Obama. It notes that the Obama administration is planning to appoint William Lynn as Deputy Secretary of Defense, Harvard professor Ashton Carter as the agency's...
- Catholic official jailed for sexual abuse cover-up.
Gibson, David // Christian Century; 8/22/2012, Vol. 129 Issue 17, p15
The article reports that Roman Catholic priest Monsignor William J. Lynn was given a prison sentence on July 24, 2012 for covering up sexual abuse of children by priests James J. Brennan and Edward Avery.
- Testimony ends in priest trial.
Colletta, Jen // Philadelphia Gay News; 6/1/2012, Vol. 36 Issue 22, p2
The article reports on a trial of William Lynn, a former high-ranking archdiocesan official who is accused of child endangerment and covering up of instances for sex abuse by priest James Brennan. Lynn had hidden a document in a safe that contained a list of priests who were under the allegation...
- Stuxnet and the Pentagon's Cyber Strategy.
Sterner, Eric // World Politics Review; 10/13/2010, p2
The article comments on the computer security posture of the U.S. Department of Defense. The Pentagon's response to cyber attacks as discussed by Deputy Secretary of Defense William Lynn is characterized by following best practices on security, the deployment of sensors, and mapping and...
- Pentagon: Foreign intelligence stole arms system files from contractor; Cable revealed report tying Iran space launchers to ICBM program.
Sterner, Eric // Geo-Strategy Direct; 7/27/2011, p4
The article offers news briefs related to military affairs from the U.S. The U.S. Department of Defense has released the cyber warfare strategy to protect its military records and networks from foreign attacks. William Lynn, deputy defense secretary, reported that many sensitive defense files...
- Philadelphia official to serve up to 6 years.
Roewe, Brian // National Catholic Reporter; 8/3/2012, Vol. 48 Issue 21, p9
The article reports that William J. Lynn, a priest in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, has been sentenced six years in prison for not being able to protect children who were sexually abused by another priest. It informs that the Common Pleas Court judge M. Teresa Sarmina convicted Lynn for failing to...
- Diocesan administrator arrested.
Roberts, Tom // National Catholic Reporter; 3/4/2011, Vol. 47 Issue 10, p9
The article reports on the arrest of Monsignor William Lynn, pastor of St. Joseph Church in Downingtown, Pennsylvania, after he failed to protect the children from dangerous clergies. It states that the victims' advocates against clergy praise the action and point out that it is the first case...
- Church needs help to quash abuse cover-ups.
Roberts, Tom // National Catholic Reporter; 4/15/2011, Vol. 47 Issue 13, p28
The article stresses the need of the Catholic church to quash sexual abuse cover-ups committed by priests in the U.S. It cites several cases involving sexual abuse by priests including the case of William Lynn on child endangerment charges. It recommends that Cardinal Justin Rigali of...
- Who's Where.
Roberts, Tom // Aviation Week & Space Technology; 2/20/2012, Vol. 174 Issue 7, p9
The article announces appointment of executives in the aviation industry including appointment of Michelle A. Scarpella and Stephen D. Hogan as vice presidents at Northrop Grumman Corp., and appointment of William J. Lynn as chairman of DRS Technologies.
- Defense Watch.
Roberts, Tom // Defense Daily; 1/26/2009, Vol. 241 Issue 13, p1
The article discusses developments in the defense and aerospace industries in the U.S. The administration has issued a waiver allowing deputy defense secretary nominee William Lynn to bypass President Barack Obama's executive order banning government appointees from engaging in matters on which...
- DoD To Build Up Expertise, Testing And Evaluation, In Cybersecurity Domain.
Fein, Geoff // Defense Daily; 6/16/2009, Vol. 242 Issue 53, p10
The article reports that the U.S. Defense Department (DoD) has revealed that it is looking for a cadre of cyber experts to protect and defend the military's network infrastructure. Deputy Secretary of Defense William Lynn said that yet today, their military schools only graduate about 80 of...
- Defense Watch.
Fein, Geoff // Defense Daily; 2/28/2011, Vol. 249 Issue 38, p1
The article focuses on developments related to the aerospace and defense industries in the U.S. The impacts of a long-term continuing resolution on the Department of Defense will be testified by Deputy Defense Secretary William Lynn and Pentagon Comptroller Robert Hale. Aspects of a...
- DoD Pleads For Defense Bill As House Passes Two-Week Budget.
Rutherford, Emelie // Defense Daily; 3/2/2011, Vol. 249 Issue 40, p7
The article reports on a warning by U.S. Deputy Defense Secretary William Lynn that the Congress' delay in the approving a full-blown defense appropriations bill may harm warned weapon systems. He states that due to the lack of the congressional authority to proceed, planned contracts for ships...
- Differentiating between cyber probes, attacks hamstrings U.S. policy.
Rutherford, Emelie // Geo-Strategy Direct; 10/13/2010, p10
The article reports that the U.S. government has not resolved the issues on cyberwarfare attack and intelligence-gathering. It notes that deputy defense secretary William Lynn has said that the cyberwarfare will have legal impediments in both defense and electronic military operations. Lynn has...
- East-Asia-Intel.com: Report: Buildup on Guam deploys U.S. forces strategically, but farther from hot spots - August 11, 2010.
Rutherford, Emelie // East-Asia-Intel Reports; 8/11/2010, p1
The article reports on the U.S. military plan of building a military base on the Pacific island of Guam which offers access to the U.S. allies. According to the U.S. Deputy Defense Secretary, William Lynn, the reason for the military buildup is to provide protection to the U.S. allies and to...
- Pentagon seeks 'cybersecurity' talks with China; White House mum on hack attacks.
Rutherford, Emelie // East-Asia-Intel Reports; 10/6/2010, p5
The article reports that deputy defense Secretary William Lynn has revealed that the Pentagon is seeking to hold greater talks with China including the issue on cybersecurity. It notes that the administration of U.S. President Barack Obama has remained silent on the problems created by the...
- Obama's Double-Talk.
Welch, Matt // Reason; May2009, Vol. 41 Issue 1, p2
The article comments on U.S. President Barack Obama's conflicting political and governing goals. The author argues that while the president talks sobriety, his policies reflect a different story. He states that Obama has over the past months continuously gone against his campaign promises. The...
- Hill, Industry Prod DoD On Industrial Base Support.
Rutherford, Emelie // Defense Daily; 4/16/2010, Vol. 246 Issue 11, p8
The article reports on the requests of House Appropriations Defense subcommittee (HAC-D) Norm Dicks and defense companies that call on the U.S. Department of Defense (DOD) to strengthen its defense-industrial base. Dicks comments that the DOD has not adopted a defense-acquisition regulation...
- PROSECUTORS SEEK TO PROVE ARCHDIOCESAN CONSPIRACY.
Roewe, Brian // National Catholic Reporter; 4/13/2012, Vol. 48 Issue 13, p5
The article reports on the trial for church officials including Monsignor William J. Lynn, and priests James J. Brennan and Edward Avery, who were charged with child sex abuse.
- Lynn Hails Export Control Reform Efforts During U.K. Visit.
Roewe, Brian // Defense Daily International; 1/29/2010, Vol. 12 Issue 4, p4
The article reports on the statement of the U.S. Deputy Defense Secretary William Lynn during her visit in Great Britain. Accordingly, the defense secretary told the British officials concerning the commitment of the U.S. to reforms its Cold War-era export control system to work more with its...
- Senate Confirms Lynn To No. 2 Pentagon Post.
Rutherford, Emelie // Defense Daily; 2/12/2009, Vol. 241 Issue 26, p1
The article reports that the U.S. Senate in a 93-4 vote approved the confirmation of Raytheon executive William Lynn to be deputy defense secretary on February 12, 2009. U.S. Senators Claire McCaskill, Tom Coburn, Charles Grassley and Bob Corker voted against confirming Lynn, who has come under...
- DoD Gives Preview of New Obama Space Policy.
Malenic, Marina // Defense Daily; 4/15/2010, Vol. 246 Issue 10, p2
The article offers preview of the new space policy of U.S. President Barack Obama. It notes that such policy will emphasize cooperation and the creation of good rules among space-faring nations. Deputy Defense Secretary William Lynn cites the strategies considered by the administration to...