Julian Whitaker, too
Pierre Salinger Signs Up With
Russo Campaign for Governor
copyright (c) 1997, Electric Nevada
|The former press spokesman for John F. Kennedy, Pierre Salinger, has been signed to serve as press secretary in Aaron Russo's campaign for governor of Nevada.|
long-time ABC-TV correspondent confirmed his role to Electric
Nevada in a long-distance phone call Saturday.
"We had a meeting last week, in Reno," said Salinger, adding "I'm going to participate in the event that's taking place at the Pioneer Theater on Saturday the 10th."
Asked how he would
deal with a
situation where he, as spokesman, was better known than
his candidate, Salinger said he did not expect any
He is a vocal critic of
the federal Food and Drug Administration and has been a
public champion of Houston's Dr. Stanislaw Burzynski,
whose controversial antineoplaston therapy has been
greeted by patients as both the most important
breakthrough in cancer therapy of this century and has
also triggered multiple indictments by federal government
prosecutors. Trained as a surgeon at the University of
California, Whitaker abandoned that field to practice
preventive medicine using nutrition, exercise and
lifestyle changes as the primary tools for treating
disease. He currently runs the Whitaker Wellness
Institute in Newport Beach, California.
was press secretary for
Ronald Reagan from the latter's days as California
governor to well into his presidency.
-- Steve Miller
§ § §
Want to share your opinion? Electric Nevada's comment page is open!
Back to Electric Nevada's Front Page