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Richard Salant
Former president of CBS News.

We won’t give people what they want.

“Our job is to give people not what they want, but what we decide they ought to have.”

Source: Bill Clinton: Friend or Foe, page 173. Also: "But Surely, If This World Conspiracy Were True I Would Have Heard about It in the Daily News!" Free American Newsmagazine, February 1998, page 53.
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Contributor: AIM.

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