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Reagan / Cabinet #268198

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Dec 10, 1980
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(Studio) Some Reagan cabinet appointments said due tomorrow.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Reagan arrival in Washington, DC shown. Appointments predicted as Caspar Weinberger, Secretary Defense; Donald Regan, Treasury; William French Smith, Attorney General; Richard Schweiker, Health and Human Services; Malcolm Baldrige, Commerce; Drew Lewis, Trans.; David Stockman, Budget Director; and William Casey, CIA Director Pictures shown on screen. Alexander Haig as Secretary of State discussed. Reagan said demurring on questions with regard to Secretary of State. [REAGAN - says rise in prime needs to be corrected.] Reagan mtgs. with black and Hispanic delegations reported Method of announcing choices and possibility of Haig appointment considered.
REPORTER: Bill Plante

(Studio) Announcement said set for news conference tomorrow afternoon.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter;
Plante, Bill

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