James Baker

Williamsport, MDheraldmailmedia.com

James Baker, 83

James W. “Jim” “Becky” Baker, 83, of Williamsport, MD, passed peacefully in his sleep at home Thursday, April 22, 2021. He was Ann (Lemen) Baker’s soul mate for more than 57 years and a caring father to Lynne, Jamie and Joel. Most importantly, he was a child of God, living...
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GOP's 'elder statesman' James Baker praises Biden's Afghanistan withdrawal plan

President Biden's Afghanistan withdrawal strategy received an unexpected endorsement Friday, Politico reports. James Baker III, who served as chief of staff to former Presidents Ronald Reagan and George H.W. Bush, as well as Reagan's treasury secretary and Bush's secretary of state, told his biographers Susan Glasser and Peter Baker (no relation) during a virtual event Friday that he supports Biden's plan to exit Afghanistan by or before Sept. 11, 2021 because "21 years is long enough." Baker, who Politico notes is considered an elder statesman in the GOP, said he's "always been one who felt that one sure way to doom a presidency is to commit to an endless conflict," adding that "you couldn't pick a tougher place to go and fight a land war" than Afghanistan.
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James Baker 1967-2021

BOARDMAN — James M. Baker, 53, of Boardman, died Friday evening, March 26, 2021, at the Cleveland Clinic after a courageous battle with cancer. Jim was born July 14, 1967, in Youngstown, the son of Burdette and Marian McCarthy Baker. He was a 1985 graduate of Cardinal Mooney High School, attended Youngstown State University and completed his professional apprenticeship with Local 476.
El Dorado Springs, MOCedar Republican

James Baker

James Baker, 73, of El Dorado Springs passed away Sunday night, March 7. He retired from the United States Navy, Boeing and worked in El Dorado Springs. James was a caring person, a loving husband, a hardworking man, and he would make everyone laugh when he would walk in. He was military for the Navy.
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