Hassler to get key original '60' slot

McClintock, Pamela
March 2004
Daily Variety;3/30/2004, Vol. 282 Issue 67, p4
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Reports on CBS News' announcement that "60 Minutes II" news magazine executive editor Patti Hassle will become the executive editor of "60 Minutes". Swap of leadership between the two newsmagazines; "60 Minutes II" executive producer Jeff Fager's replacement by Josh Howard; Creation of "60 Minutes II" as a transition tool in anticipation of Don Hewitt's retirement.


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