The President today announced that he will nominate Michael J. Calhoun, of Washington, D.C., to be a member of the United States International Trade Commission for a term expiring December 16, 1988. He would replace Joseph Parker, whose term is expiring. Calhoun has been assistant minority counsel for international trade of the House Ways and Means Committee since 1976.
He was born November 11, 1947, in Columbia, S.C. He received a B.A. from Princeton University in 1970 and a J.D. from Harvard Law School in 1974. He took a postgraduate law program in international economics at the London School of Economics in 1975.
From 1974 to 1976, Calhoun was an associate with the Washington law firm of Covington & Burling.