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Transition / Cabinet Appointments #584606

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Dec 17, 1992
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Little Rock: Andrea Mitchell) Announcement by President-elect Bill Clinton of the appointments of Hispanic Henry Cisneros as HUD Secretary and black disabled veteran Jesse Brown as Veterans Affairs Secretary featured. [CLINTON - mentions the diversity issue.] Controversy over Clinton's selection of Joycelyn Elders as Surgeon General, a post currently held by Antonia Novello, and his plans to appoint Senator Tim Wirth and college president Johnetta Cole to cabinet posts detailed. [Audience MEMBER, ELDERS - debate contraception issue.] Likely selection of Banker William Daley to be Transportation Secretary noted.

Reporter(s):
Brokaw, Tom;
Mitchell, Andrea
Duration:
00:02:10

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