Veteran CBS newsman Bob Schieffer to retire this summer


NEW YORK — CBS says veteran newsman Bob Schieffer is retiring this year.

In a memo to staff Wednesday, CBS News President David Rhodes said that the chief Washington correspondent and anchor of “Face the Nation” will retire this summer.

Rhodes said that the 78-year-old Schieffer made the announcement Wednesday night in Fort Worth, Texas, at Texas Christian University’s Schieffer College of Communication. Scheiffer graduated from the school and started his career in Texas, at the Fort Worth Star-Telegram.

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