RNC Chairman Taps Aide to Paxon: 2 Abortion Sides Hail Lieutenant
Hallow, Ralph Z., The Washington Times (Washington, DC)
The Republican National Committee's new chairman, Jim Nicholson, yesterday chose a conservative congressional aide as his chief of staff while Republicans on both sides of the abortion issue praised the new RNC co-chairman, Patricia Harrison.
Mr. Nicholson, 58, who was elected last Friday to succeed Haley Barbour, named Michael J. Hook his top deputy.
Mr. Hook, who got high marks from economic conservatives, was assistant manager for the Republican National Convention last summer and chief of staff to New York Rep. Bill Paxon when Mr. Paxon was chairman of the National Republican Congressional Committee. "Michael's political savvy, his top-notch managerial …
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Publication information: Article title: RNC Chairman Taps Aide to Paxon: 2 Abortion Sides Hail Lieutenant. Contributors: Hallow, Ralph Z. - Author. Newspaper title: The Washington Times (Washington, DC). Publication date: January 24, 1997. Page number: 8. © 2009 The Washington Times LLC. COPYRIGHT 1997 Gale Group.
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