CIA Director Nomination

Mr. van Voorst spoke about the Time magazine article, “Iran Contra: The Cover-Up Begins to Crack” and how the scandal has affected the… read more

Mr. van Voorst spoke about the Time magazine article, “Iran Contra: The Cover-Up Begins to Crack” and how the scandal has affected the nomination of Robert Gates as director of the CIA. The nomination proceedings of Robert Gates had been postponed by the Senate until the fall of 1991. Robert Gates and his connection to the Iran Contra were part of the continuing investigation of special prosecutor Laurence Walsh. close

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CIA Director Nomination

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Program ID:
19254-1
Category:
Call-In
Format:
Call-In
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jul 17, 1991 | 9:00am EDT | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
Jul 20, 1991 | 2:05pm EDT | C-SPAN 1

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  • Jul 17, 1991 | 9:00am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jul 20, 1991 | 2:05pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
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