You can take this job and shove it

Auster, Bruce B.; Pound, Edward T.
January 1994
U.S. News & World Report;1/31/94, Vol. 116 Issue 4, p48
Focuses on retired Adm. Bobby Ray Inman, who walked away from the top job at the Pentagon days before his likely confirmation by the Senate. Others who turned down the post; How Inman's bombshell and President Bill Clinton's search for a new defense secretary come at an inopportune moment for the administration; Inman's recruitment to ease Clinton's wobbly foreign-policy team; Reasons for his abrupt withdrawal; Problems for whoever does take the job.


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