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Administration Shakeup #274084

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Oct 29, 1981
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(Studio) President Reagan reported denying last night's item on possible reorg. of his cabinet.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(DC) [REAGAN - denies dissatisfaction with Secretary of State Alexander Haig and national sec. adviser Richard Allen.] President and Mrs. Reagan reported undergoing physical exams at Bethesda Naval Hospital; details given, films shown. [Chief of Staff James BAKER - comments of President's letter to Senator with regard to AWACS sale.] Portions quoted on screen.
REPORTER: Bill Plante

(DC) [HAIG - defs. Saudi actions in today's OPEC (Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries) meeting; explains; comments on AWACS debate.] His optimism about US-USSR relations noted; last mo.'s meeting with Andrei Gromyko recalled.
REPORTER: Robert Pierpoint

Pierpoint, Robert;
Plante, Bill;
Rather, Dan

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