Civil Aeronautics Board Letter to Donald L. Tucker on the Withdrawal of His Nomination To Be a Member of the Board.
To Don Tucker
I wish to express to you my sincere and deep felt appreciation for your willingness to serve in my Administration as a member and Vice Chairman of the Civil Aeronautics Board.
Nevertheless, I understand the reasons which you have given for your request that I now withdraw your nomination for this position. I will honor your request.
I have complete confidence in your competence and integrity, and regret that our nation will be deprived of your good services.
[The Honorable Don Tucker, State Capitol, Tallahassee, Florida]
Note: The text of the letter was made available by the White House Press Office. It was not issued in the form of a White House press release.
Jimmy Carter, Civil Aeronautics Board Letter to Donald L. Tucker on the Withdrawal of His Nomination To Be a Member of the Board. Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project https://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/node/242615