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Energy Secretary resigns to take up university post

By Compiled From Wire Service Dispatches With Analysis From Monitor Correspondents Around The World, Edited By Anne Collier / October 25, 1982


Energy Secretary James Edwards makes a farewell speech to Washington this week, leaving unfulfilled his major goal in joining the Reagan administration - dismantling the Energy Department.

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Mr. Edwards will be the second member of President Reagan's Cabinet to resign , joining Secretary of State Alexander M. Haig Jr. Edwards will return home to become president of the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston Nov. 5.