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THE GULF WAR: The Battle Front : Profile: Louis A. (Pete) Williams

January 23, 1991

Who: Assistant secretary of defense and chief Pentagon spokesman

Age: 38

Birthplace: Casper, Wyo.

Background: The onetime Wyoming TV broadcaster came to Washington in 1986 as press secretary to then-Rep. Dick Cheney (R-Wyo.), now secretary of defense.

Quote: "There's some feeling that we know a lot more about battle damage than we're saying. And we're trying to convey to you that that is not the case."

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