Caspar W. (Cap) Weinberger
- Out of the loop? Bush and Iran-contra. // U.S. News & World Report;11/9/92, Vol. 113 Issue 18, p12
Reports that the new indictment of former Defense Secretary Caspar Weinberger adds still more weight to the substantial body of evidence that former President George Bush was not `out of the loop' during the Reagan administration's decision to swap US arms for American hostages in Lebanon. ...
- Weinberger the scribbler. Cohn, B. // Newsweek;6/29/1992, Vol. 119 Issue 26, p24
Reports that former Defense Secretary Caspar W. Weinberger has been indicted on charges stemming from the Iran-Contra hearings. Contention that independent prosecutor Lawrence Walsh is obsessed with nailing a big name to justify his $30 million investigation; Predictions about the outcome of the...
- Anatomy of a pardon: Why Weinberger walked. Cohn, Bob // Newsweek;1/11/1993, Vol. 121 Issue 2, p22
Explains why President George Bush granted former defense secretary Caspar Weinberger a pardon when he was under indictment for lying to Congress in its investigation of the Iran-contra scandal. Weinberger's road to presidential forgiveness was carefully paved; Campaign began before Weinberger...
- Caspar Weinberger. Powell, Colin // Time International (South Pacific Edition);12/25/2006, Issue 51/52, p110
The article presents an obituary for former U. S. Secretary of Defense Caspar Weinberger.
- Caspar Weinberger. Powell, Colin // Time;12/25/2006, Vol. 168 Issue 26, p171
The article presents an obituary for former Secretary of Defense Caspar Weinberger.
- Whiners and Weinberger. // Progressive;Aug92, Vol. 56 Issue 8, p10
Reports that nothing these last few weeks has been as grotesque as the sickly sentimentalism that overcame Washington following the indictment of former Reagan Defense Secretary Caspar Weinberger for his involvement in the Iran-contra scandal. Divisions on respective feelings toward Weinberger's...
- Awkward timing. // Time;11/9/1992, Vol. 140 Issue 19, p21
Says former Defense Secretary Caspar Weinberger contradicted both his own sworn statements on the Iran-contra affair and the assertions by George Bush that he was not aware of the proposed swap in his own personal notes of the Jan. 7, 1986 White House meeting. Weinberger's indictment by a...
- A talk with Weinberger. // Newsweek;2/11/1985, Vol. 105 Issue 6, p22
The Defense Secretary discusses his views on spending, addressing the need for sophisticated new weapons, the procurement process, and the fiscal 1986 defense budget.
- Giving no ground. // Newsweek;2/11/1985, Vol. 105 Issue 6, p20
Particularly sensitive to the role of image in a media age, Defense Sec. Caspar Weinberger has nonetheless encouraged a portrait of himself as so intransigent on budget demands that even many Republican conservatives throw up their hands. Yet Ronald Reagan seems pleased with Weinberger--and his...
- In his own writ. // Time;6/29/1992, Vol. 139 Issue 26, p29
Says independent prosecutor Lawrence Walsh has charged former Secretary of Defense Caspar Weinberger with five felony counts of obstruction of justice and perjury. Each felony count carries a possible prison term of five years; Weinberger's comments on the charges.