Iran-Contra Investigation Day 34 Secretary of State George Shultz answered questions concerning his knowledge of the Iran arms sales. Secretary Shultz and Secretary of… read more

Iran-Contra Investigation Day 34 Secretary of State George Shultz answered questions concerning his knowledge of the Iran arms sales. Secretary Shultz and Secretary of Defense Casper Weinberger were criticized by the Tower Commission for “distancing themselves” from the Iran initiative. Secretary Shultz stated that both he and Secretary Weinberger strongly opposed the Iran initiative in a December 7, 1985 White House meeting. Secretary Shultz also, on Representative Inouye’s invitation, commented on the need to keep intelligence and policy separate and for accountability in executive branch decision making. close

People in this video

More People

Hosting Organization

More information about

Iran-Contra Investigation Day 34

434 Views
Program ID:
9641-1
Category:
Joint Committee
Format:
Joint Meeting
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jul 23, 1987

Airing Details

  • Jul 23, 1987 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
Purchase a DVD or Download

Iran-Contra Investigation Day 34

  • DVD
    Price:
    $59.90
  • MP4 video - Low
    Price:
    Free
  • MP4 video - Standard
    Price:
    $6.99
  • MP3 audio - Standard
    Price:
    $0.99

User Created Clips from This Video