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Cabinet Reorganization #220870

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Nov 28, 1972
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(Studio) Nixon is reorg. cabinet.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Camp David, MD) News Secretary Ronald Ziegler makes announcements of changes. [ZIEGLER - Elliot Richardson, secretary HEW, will be nomination Defense Secretary Caspar Weinberger, director of Office of Management and Budget, will be nomination Secretary HEW.] Roy Ash will succeed Weinberger. Rumors say Helen Bentley, maritime commissioner, might replace John Volpe as Secretary Transportation. Volpe might become ambassador to Italy. President having difficulty finding successor for George Rommey for Secretary HUD. George Shultz will probably remain Secretary Treasury; Rogers Morton might stay as Secretary Interior; Secretary of State William Rogers will probably remain.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

Cronkite, Walter;
Rather, Dan

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