PublicAffairs 2001. Fitzwater headed to the White House in 1983 serving as Special Assistant to the President and Deputy Press Secretary for Domestic Affairs. TV talking about his career in Washington with John Palmer.
Bush making him one of the longest-serving press secretaries in history. W. Max Marlin Fitzwater (born November 24 1942) was White House Press Secretary for six years under presidents Ronald Reagan and George H.