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Nixon Cabinet #198742

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Dec 11, 1968
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(Studio) President-elect Nixon to present Cabinet via radio and television tonight. Cabinet to be: Secretary of State, William Rogers; Secretary Defense, Melvin Laird; Secretary Treasury, David Kennedy; Attorney Gnl., John Mitchell; Secretary HEW, Robert Finch; Secretary HUD, George Romney; Secretary Labor, George Shultz; Secretary Trans., John Volpe; Secretary Interior, Walter Hickel; Secretary Commerce, Maurice Stans; Secretary Agr., Clifford Hardin; Postmaster Gnl., Winton Blount. Robert Mayo to be budget director
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(New York, New York) Mayo to attend all Cabinet mtgs. [MAYO - speaks of job with regard to prudent restraint.] [NIXON - says no comments on substantive matters until after January 20.] Nixon and Spiro Agnew meet.
REPORTER: Mike Wallace

Cronkite, Walter;
Wallace, Mike

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