Sean O'Keefe

July 1992
U.S. News & World Report;7/20/92, Vol. 113 Issue 3, p16
Reports that 36-year-old New Orleans native Sean O'Keefe, the Pentagon's top accountant, never served in the armed forces, which may be one reason he is just the person to head the Navy. Defense Secretary Dick Cheney wants a Navy chief with no possible connection to the Tailhook sexual harassment scandal; The scandal precipitated Lawrence Garrett III's resignation from the office; Cheney will appoint a permanent Navy secretary after the November election.


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