News Update for Friday, Dec. 29
On Friday, December 29, George W. Bush confirmed his selection of Wisconsin Governor Tommy Thompson for Secretary of Health and Human Services. Full coverage of Bush's appointment will be available next week when the Kaiser Daily Reports resume publication on January 2, 2001. The following links provide information on Bush's selection of Thompson.
- Gov. Thompson Named to Bush's Cabinet as HHS Secretary
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, December 29, 2000
- Transcript of Bush's News Conference Naming Thompson and Others to His Cabinet
Washington Post, December 29, 2000