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NBC Evening News for Monday, Dec 21, 1992
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Little Rock: Andrea Mitchell) Pressure from women on President-elect Bill Clinton about the gender of his cabinet appointments featured; selection of Hazel O'Leary as Energy Secretary and Richard Riley as Education Secretary noted. [O'LEARY - comments.] [NOW Patricia IRELAND, American Association of University Women Ann BRYANT - comment.] [On June 6, CLINTON - says the cabinet ought to look like America.] [Today, CLINTON - opposes quotas from those "bean counters"; defends his selections.] Possible selection of Hispanic Representative Bill Richardson over Bruce Babbitt for Interior Secretary noted.

Brokaw, Tom;
Mitchell, Andrea

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