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Bush / Transition / Chief of Staff #318931

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Nov 17, 1988
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Vice President George Bush reported appointed Governor John Sununu as White House chief of staff. Report introduced.

(DC: Lesley Stahl) [BUSH - praises Sununu.] [SUNUNU - comments.] Sununu noted chosen over Bush aide Craig Fuller. [SUNUNU - comments.] Sununu noted helping Bush win New Hampshire primary. [SUNUNU - comments on his rel. with Senator Robert Dole.] [Anti-Defamation League director Abraham FOXMAN - comments on Sununu's relationship with Jewish-Americans] [SUNUNU - comments on Israel.] Bush noted nominating campaign manager Lee Atwater as Republican party chairperson

(Studio: Dan Rather; DC: Lesley Stahl) Sununu quoted with regard to Fuller's departure from pols.; Fuller quoted.

Rather, Dan;
Stahl, Lesley

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