Ari Fleischer to Step Down White House press secretary Ari Fleischer announces he will resign in July to enter the private sector after 21 years in government and politics. Presidential aides say Fleischer's replacement will likely be deputy press secretary and Texas native Scott McClellan, though there are other possibilities. Hear NPR's Don Gonyea.
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White House Spokesman Fleischer to Step Down

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White House Spokesman Fleischer to Step Down

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White House Spokesman Fleischer to Step Down

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White House press secretary Ari Fleischer announces he will resign in July to enter the private sector after 21 years in government and politics. Presidential aides say Fleischer's replacement will likely be deputy press secretary and Texas native Scott McClellan, though there are other possibilities. Hear NPR's Don Gonyea.