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Bush / Cabinet / Norton, Ashcroft #194839

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Jan 11, 2001
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Washington: Terry Moran) The rough confirmation game for President-elect George W. Bush's cabinet nominees Attorney General-designate John Ashcroft and Secretary of Interior-designate Gail Norton featured; details given of Bush's naming of Elaine Chao (Labor Secretary) and Robert Zoellick (US trade representative). [BUSH - backs Ashcroft; criticizes the attack on Norton; says he won in Florida despite what President Clinton says.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Confirmation hearings for Secretary of Defense- designate Don Rumsfeld shown.

Jennings, Peter;
Moran, Terry

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