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Jargon Posted: Tue, Jan 3 2012 3:25 PM

I made a table of Morgan corporatist cabinets and figured some of you might find it convenient. I tried to only use people that were directly related to the Morgan dynasty, as in people who were Morgan partners or US steel partners, etc. As you can see I had to include some vital names which were slightly more indirectly related. If anyone wants to use it to make a visual, I would be pleased. Also, keep in mind that Col. House's early historical society "The Inquiry" was a precursor to CFR. I know the list isn't perfect and modifications/suggestions are also welcome. The table also only covers presidential cabinet heads and doesn't extend to other subagencies.

 

President McKinley
 
VP – T Roosevelt, indirect relations with J.P. Morgan
S War – Elihu Root, attorney of J.P. Morgan, CFR
AtGen – Philander Knox, attorney of US Steel
 
President Roosevelt - Raised in Morgan Circles, ChemicalBank (Chase Bank) dynasty, cousins with W.E.Roosevelt who worked with George Baker, head of First National Bank NY,  
 
S State – Elihu Root, attorney of J.P. Morgan, CFR
S State – Robert Bacon, partner in J.P. Morgan, US Steel, Northern Securities
AtGen – Philander Knox, attorney for US Steel
S War - Elihu Root, attorney of J.P. Morgan, CFR
Com Corporations – James Garfield, friendly relation with Morgan lawyers (G.W. Perkins)
 
President Taft
 
S State - Philander Knox, attorney for US Steel
S Treasury - Frank MacVeagh of Bangs, Stetson, Tracy, and MacVeagh, counsel to J.P. Morgan, Skull & Bones
S War - Henry Stimson, Protege of Elihu Root, J.P. Morgan lawyer, cousins partners in Bonbright
AtGen - George Wickersham, CFR and Wall Street Lawyer
 
President Wilson - Mutual Life Insurance Co
 
S Treasury - William McAdoo, president of Morgan railroad, son in law to Wilson
S Agriculture & Treasury - David Houston, Guaranty Trust Company, US Steel, Mutual Life
AtGen - Thomas Gregory, Protege of Col. House, 
S Interior - Frank Lane,  Comm of ICC (appointed by T Roos)
 
President Harding 
 
President Coolidge
 
 
President Hoover
 
S State - Henry Stimson, Protege of Elihu Root, J.P. Morgan lawyer, cousins partners in Bonbright
S Navy - Charles Adams III, daughter married founder of Morgan Stanley, Henry Morgan
 
 
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Good job, my dear fellow! This will be vital in my critique of the supposedly laissez-faire Gilded Age

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Jargon replied on Tue, Jan 3 2012 5:03 PM

Important Note:

 

Rothbard writing on T Roosevelt's Secretary of Treasury Leslie M. Shaw: 

Shaw himself, later to be secretary of the treasury under Theodore Roosevelt, was a small-town banker in Iowa, and president of the Bank of Denison throughout his term as governor. More important in Shaw's outlook and career was the fact that he was a long-time close friend and loyal supporter of the Des Moines Regency, the Iowa Republican machine headed by the powerful Senator William Boyd Allison.

Allison, who was to obtain the Treasury post for his friend, was in turn tied closely to Charles E. Perkins, a close Morgan ally, president of the Chicago, Burlington, and Quincy Railroad, and kinsman of the powerful Forbes financial group of Boston, long tied in with the Morgan interests (Rothbard 1984, pp. 95–96).

Leslie Shaw placed Treasury funds as the reserves in large national banks, creating a miscoordination of time preferences between consumers and producers. It's hard to fit convoluted descriptions such as these in tables like the ones above.

 

 

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Jargon replied on Tue, Jan 3 2012 5:28 PM

Another cabinet

 

Grover Cleveland

 

S State - Thomas Bayard, friend of August Belmont, whose father was sent to America by Rothschilds

S State - Richard Olney, attorney for Boston railways, boardmember Morgan Maine and Boston Railway, advised fruition of GE

S War - William Endicott, married daughter of George Peabody, who founded Junius Morgan's banking firm, Rothschild connection

S Navy - Hilary Herbert, Lehman Brothers (relevant?)

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Vindicating Capitalism: The Real History of the Standard Oil Company

http://www.theobjectivestandard.com/issues/2008-summer/standard-oil-company.asp

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Phaedros - you have made my life worthless again. One more Standard Oil source I am compelled to read. Thank you very much.

There are two options right now in my mind:

1) Rockefeller built SO through free market means (despite help from tairffs and patents) but turned evil to make the Fed

2) Rockefeller used the state in both cases

Either way, option 3 is wayyyy off the table:

3) The free market created an evil Standard Oil.

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Jargon replied on Sat, Jan 7 2012 10:54 PM

Here's some more. It's less corporatist and more globalist, but such is the way of the last 60 years.

 

 

President Truman
 
S State - Edward Stettinius, Partner in J.P. Morgan
S State - Dean Acheson, member of "The Wise Men" affiliated with John McCloy and Averell Harriman
S State - James Byrnes, Protege of Bernard Baruch
S War - Henry Stimson, Protege of Elihu Root, J.P. Morgan lawyer, cousins partners in Bonbright
S War - Robert Patterson, CFR
S Defense - Robert Lovett, Brown Bros Harriman, Skull and Bones, The Wise Men
S Defense - James Forrestal, Dillon Read & Co. (rockefeller)
Office of Defense Mobilization - "Electric" Charlie E. Wilson, GE
S Commerce - Averell Harriman, skull and bones, Guaranty Trust Co, Brown Bros Harriman, Friend of Hall Roosevelt
 
President Eisenhower
 
S State - John Dulles, Sullivan & Cromwell (Morgan Law)
S State - Christian Herter, married into Pratt Family of Standard Oil, CFR
S Defense - Charlie E Wilson (Engine Charlie), General Motors
AtGen - Herbert Brownell, worked for Lord Day & Lord who practiced law for Chemical Bank (rockefeller)
S Commerce - Lewis Strauss, partner in Kuhn Loeb (Warburg), advisor to Rockefeller Bros
Dir CIA - Allen Dulles
 
President Kennedy 
 
NatSec Advisor - McGeorge Bundy, Ford Motors, SKull and Bones, CFR
S Treasury - C Douglas Dillon, Dillon Read & Co., CFR, Rockefeller Foundation
S Defense - Robert McNamara, World Bank, protege of Robert Lovett, Ford Motors, Brookings Institution, CalTech
S State - Dean Rusk, Rockefeller Foundation
CIA - John McCone, Bechtel, Consolidated Steel
 
President Johnson - heavily financed by KBR
 
NatSec Advisor - McGeorge Bundy, Ford motors, Skull and Bones, CFR
S Treasury - C Douglas Dillon, Dillon Read & Co., CFR, Rockefeller Foundation
S Defense - Robert McNamara, World Bank, protege of Robert Lovett, Ford Motors, Brookings Institution, CalTech
S State - Dean Rusk, Rockefeller Foundation
S Treasury - Henry Fowler, Brookings Institution, Goldman Sachs
UnderS of State for Political Affairs - Eugene Rostow, Cravath Swaine & Moore (DuPont, Morgan Stan, Time Warner)
CIA - John McCone, Bechtel, Consolidated Steel
 
 
President Nixon
 
 
S State - Henry Kissinger, CFR, Bilderberg, Trilateral Commission, Rockefeller Brothers Fund, Rand Corporation
S Treasury - David Kennedy, Brookings Institution
S Treasury - William Simon, Haliburton, Citibank
S HEW - Caspar Weinberger, Bechtel
S Treasury - George P Shultz, Bechtel
 
 
President Ford
 
NatSec Advisor - Brent Scowcroft, Trilateral Commission, CFR, CSIS
VP - Nelson Rockefeller
S State - Henry Kissinger, CFR, Bilderberg, Trilateral Commission, Rockefeller Brothers Fund, Rand Corporation
S HEW - Caspar Weinberger, Bechtel
S Treasury - William Simon, Citibank, KBR, CSIS with Kissinger
S Defense - James Schlesinger, Rand Corporation
S Defense - Donald Rumsfeld, G.D. Searle & Co (pharm), Rand Corporation, Bechtel, Bilderberg, A.G. Becker (wall street)
CIA - Brent Scowcroft, Trilateral, CFR, CSIS, Bilderberg
 
 
President Carter
 
NatSec Advisor - Zbigniew Brzezinski, Trilateral Commission, CSIS, Bilderberg, CFR
S State - Cyrus Vance, Trilateral Commission
S Treasury - George W Miller, Federal Reserve, Club of Rome, Cravath Swaine & Moore Law firm, Textron
S Defense - Harold Brown, IAGS, CITech, Altria
AtGen - Griffin Bell, King & Spalding Law (coke, GM, Chevron)
S Commerce - Juanita Kreps, CFR, Citicorp, AT&T
S Agriculture - Charles Duncan, Coca-Cola, JP Morgan, AmEx
S Education - Shirley Hufstedter, CFR, Aspen Institute, Morrison and Foerster
 
 
President Reagan
 
S Defense - Caspar Weinberger, Bechtel
S State - George P Shultz, Bechtel
S Treasury - Donald Regan, Merrill Lynch
S Defense - Frank Carlucci, PNAC, RAND
CIA - William Webster, Milbank Tweed Hadley & McCloy
S Commerce - William Verity, Armco Steel
NatSec Advisor - Colin Powell, CFR, Bilderberg
 
 
President GWH Bush, CIA Dir, Skull and Bones, Brown Bros Harriman, Dir CFR,
 
NatSec Advisor - Brent Scowcroft, Trilateral, CFR, CSIS, Bilderberg
S Treasury - Nicholas Brady, Dillon Read & Co., CFR, Rockefeller Foundation
S Defense - Dick Cheney, CFR, Bilderberg, Haliburton, PNAC
S Agriculture- Clayton Yeutter, ConAgra, Caterpillar, Weyerhauser
S Commerce - Robert Mosbacher, CSIS, Aspen, New York Life Insurance
S Transportation - Andrew Card, General Motors, Ford Motors, UP Rail, PR Firm 
Trade Representative - Carla Hills, Trilateral Commission, CFR, Coke, Chevron, CSIS
 
 
President Clinton - Trilateral, CFR, Bilderberg
 
 
CIA - George Tent, Allen & Co. Bank, 
CIA - John Deutch, Citigroup, Raytheon, SChlumberger, Trilateral Commission
S Treasury - Loyd Bentson, Lockheed Corporation
S Treasury - Robert Rubin, Citigroup, Goldman Sachs, Dir CFR, IMF, Ford Motors
S State - Warren Christopher, Dir CFR, Trilateral
S State - Madeleine Albright, Dir CFR, Albright Group --> Coke & Merck
UnderSec Defense - John White, RAND corporation
 
 
 
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Wheylous replied on Sat, Oct 27 2012 9:55 AM

Got some dirt on Bush 2 and Bush 3 (Obama)?

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Thanks Jargon, this is helpful.

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Jargon replied on Fri, Nov 2 2012 3:32 PM

it's by no means a comprehensive list. just what I could find on wikipedia, I'm sure there's more.

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Who else do you guys expect to fill those positions?

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Jargon replied on Sun, Nov 11 2012 3:20 PM

Do you have a point?

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Of course, I do. Do you expect the local high school P.E. teacher to be appointed to those positions? I would expect people in powerful positions in industry to be appointed to such posts. Now, when it's the same few companies, then that reeks of cronyism/corporatism. However, in general, I would expect to see people from industry in the cabinet. I'd rather see them than academics.

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Jargon replied on Mon, Nov 12 2012 2:07 PM

Now, when it's the same few companies, then that reeks of cronyism/corporatism.

Did you not read the list?

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Jargon:

Now, when it's the same few companies, then that reeks of cronyism/corporatism.

Did you not read the list?

 

Of course, I did. I understand that there's been a lot of that in the U.S., especially since the early 1900s. I'm just wondering if you guys would be less concerned if there were variety in where those people came from.

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Jargon replied on Mon, Nov 12 2012 2:15 PM

Yes I would be much less concerned if there were variety and I'd also be less concerned if there weren't a direct conflict of interest, as there is in the corporate/government turnstile.

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Jargon:

Yes I would be much less concerned if there were variety and I'd also be less concerned if there weren't a direct conflict of interest, as there is in the corporate/government turnstile.

 

That's simply a product of the tax code being manipulated and the corporate welfare from Congress. What a mess the system has become.

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Jargon replied on Mon, Nov 12 2012 2:18 PM

Not only the power to tax and/or bail-out, but the power to regulate, subsidize, price-fix, license, etc. There is no shortage of options available to the cartelist.

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