Iran-Contra Investigation Day 39 Part 2
Casper Weinberger testified that he argued strongly against selling arms to Iran and that the decision to do so was based in part on incorrect intelligence indicating Iran was losing their war with Iraq.
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
- Richard "Dick" B. Cheney U.S. Representative [R] Wyoming
- James "Jim" Andrew Courter U.S. Representative [R] New Jersey
- Neil Eggleston Deputy Chief Counsel House Select Committee to Investigate Covert Arms Transactions
- Dante B. Fascell U.S. Representative [D] Florida
- Robert Genzman Counsel House Select Committee to Investigate Covert Arms Transactions
- Lee H. Hamilton U.S. Representative [D] Indiana
- Henry J. Hyde U.S. Representative [R] Illinois
- Daniel K. Inouye U.S. Senator [D] Hawaii
- James A. McClure U.S. Senator [R] Idaho
- Paul S. Sarbanes U.S. Senator [D] Maryland
- Caspar W. Weinberger Secretary Department of Defense
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