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Bush / Personnel Changes #729165

CBS Evening News for Saturday, May 24, 2003
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(Studio: Randall Pinkston) Report introduced.

(Crawford, Texas: Mark Knoller) The personnel changes with President Bush's staff with the resignations of EPA administrator Christie Todd Whitman, White House press secretary Ari Fleischer & OMB director Mitch Daniels examined. [WHITMAN†- says this is the best time {to resign}.] [Former White House press secretary Marlin FITZWATER - says a president likes to have people leave before the campaign starts; states it is the greatest job.] [WHITMAN, FLEISCHER - says they want to spend time with their spouses.] [Presidential historian Allan LICHTMAN†- says every day there {Washington, DC} is a crisis.]

Pinkston, Randall;
Knoller, Mark

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