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July 4, 1992 | JOHN M. BRODER and ALAN ABRAHAMSON, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
Acting Navy Secretary J. Daniel Howard, condemning "Stone Age attitudes" and "disgraceful behavior" toward women in the Navy, has ordered a servicewide "stand-down" to give every member of the service a day's training on sexual harassment rules. In a speech to 300 Navy and Marine Corps officers, Howard said he was determined to erase the "hard-drinking, skirt-chasing, anything-goes philosophy" that led to the Tailhook sexual-abuse scandal.
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July 4, 1992 | JOHN M. BRODER and ALAN ABRAHAMSON, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
Acting Navy Secretary J. Daniel Howard, condemning "Stone Age attitudes" and "disgraceful behavior" toward women in the Navy, has ordered a servicewide "stand-down" to give every member of the service a day's training on sexual harassment rules. In a speech to 300 Navy and Marine Corps officers, Howard said he was determined to erase the "hard-drinking, skirt-chasing, anything-goes philosophy" that led to the Tailhook sexual-abuse scandal.
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December 20, 1991 | From Times Staff and Wire Reports
Two prominent members of Congress have written letters pressing the Bush Administration to reassign the auditor who sparked the investigation into Stanford University's research costs. At the urging of Stanford officials, Rep. Don Edwards (D-San Jose) and Sen. Jeff Bingaman (D-N.M.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
July 4, 1992
"What is it about the Navy?" That's the question that Adm. Frank B. Kelso, the chief of naval operations, says his wife asked him when allegations of sexual harassment by naval aviators at the 1991 Tailhook Assn. convention came to light. What is it about the Navy, indeed? Reports earlier this week that a lewd skit about a congresswoman was performed by naval personnel at a recent aviators banquet in San Diego have prompted acting Navy Secretary J.
BUSINESS
January 23, 1991 | CHRIS KRAUL, SAN DIEGO COUNTY BUSINESS EDITOR
Get a group of farmers together and the talk is likely to center on fertilizers, sorghum yields and the like. Gather some defense contractors and the conversation is bound to revolve around war and weapons. What makes this week's convention here of the Armed Forces Communications & Electronics Assn. so unusual is that the 4,000 in attendance have a real war to talk about.
BUSINESS
January 23, 1991 | CHRIS KRAUL, SAN DIEGO COUNTY BUSINESS EDITOR
Get a group of farmers together and the talk is likely to center on fertilizers, sorghum yields and the like. Gather some defense contractors, and the conversation is bound to revolve around war and weapons. What makes this week's convention here of the Armed Forces Communications & Electronics Assn. so unusual is that the 4,000 in attendance have a real war to talk about.
NEWS
October 27, 1992 | MELISSA HEALY, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The acting secretary of the Navy has decided not to punish further two admirals who were criticized in a Defense Department report for their handling of an initial investigation into alleged sexual assaults at the 1991 Tailhook convention, according to a letter obtained by The Times. Secretary Sean C.
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August 11, 1992 | H. G. REZA, TIMES STAFF WRITER
On June 18, Capt. Richard F. Braden decided at the last minute to stop for a drink at the Miramar Naval Air Station Officers' Club and later found himself swept up in the wake of the Navy's infamous Tailhook sex scandal. One month later, a stunned Braden was told that his otherwise stellar 24-year Navy career had been irreparably harmed by his afternoon visit to the club.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
July 29, 1992 | LESLIE BERKMAN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The woman who next month will replace a Navy commander convicted of sexual harassment said Tuesday that neither the Navy nor the American people will tolerate such behavior. "We haven't been following our own rules," Lt. Cmdr. Lynn C. Reinbird, 44, said in a telephone interview. She welcomed the Navy's crackdown on sexual harassment after recent scandals including the manhandling of women at a convention of Navy aviators last year in Las Vegas. Quoting Acting Navy Secretary J.
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April 13, 1991 | PAUL RICHTER, TIMES STAFF WRITER
While it provoked fury in many military towns across the country, the Pentagon's latest base-closing list was greeted Friday in a few locales as nothing less than salvation--and proof that strenuous politicking can pay off. Such was the sentiment in Alameda, Calif., where the Alameda Naval Depot and Naval Air Station were spared from the shutdown that has been threatened intermittently for two decades.
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July 8, 1992 | ART PINE, TIMES STAFF WRITER
President Bush on Tuesday named Sean O'Keefe, the Pentagon's top financial officer and a confidant of Defense Secretary Dick Cheney, to be acting secretary of the Navy, placing him at the helm as the service struggles to recover from the Tailhook sex-harassment scandal.
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