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Bush Transition / HUD Department / Cabinet #113442

ABC Evening News for Monday, Dec 19, 1988
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(DC: Jim Wooten) President-elect George Bush reported appting. Jack Kemp as U.S. Housing and Urban Development secretary [BUSH - praises Kemp.] [KEMP - comments on ACLU's Benjamin Hooks' stmt. about his civil rights record; talks about budget.] [On December 2, Governor Michael DUKAKIS - talks about budget.] Likely choices to fill remaining cabinet slots reviewed: Louis Sullivan (Health and Human Services Department), Julius Becton (Vets. Affairs), Sam. Skinner (Trans. Department). Analysis of Kemp appointed given.

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Comments by National Coalition for the Homeless official about Kemp appointed reported

Jennings, Peter;
Wooten, Jim

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