Cornelius Mahoney "Neil" Sheehan is an American journalist. As a reporter for 'The New York Times' in 1971, Sheehan obtained the classified Pentagon Papers from Daniel Ellsberg. Wikipedia*
On the C-SPAN Networks:
Neil Sheehan has 12 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1988 Booknotes. Most appearances with Brian Lamb (7), Arthur Gelb (2). Most common tags: Vietnam War, Cold War, Journalism.