Caspar WeinbergerCaspar W. Weinberger
(b. August 18
) was the United States Secretary of Defense
under President Ronald Reagan
. Weinberger was indicted on several felony
charges of lying to the FBI
stemming from the investigations into the Iran-Contra Affair
Prior to serving as the Secretary of Defense, Weinberger was Vice President, Director, and General Counsel of the Bechtel Corporation.