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Department of State Nomination of 10 Persons.

January 21, 1977

The President today announced his selection, on the advice of Secretary of State-designate Cyrus Vance, of 10 nominees for posts in the State Department. They are:

HAROLD H. SAUNDERS, to remain as Director of the Bureau of Intelligence and Research;

DOUGLAS JOSEPH BENNET, JR., to be Assistant Secretary of State for Congressional Relations;

JOSEPH D. DUFFEY, to be Assistant Secretary of State for Cultural Affairs;

JOHN M. THOMAS, to remain as Assistant Secretary of State for Administration;

C. WILLIAM MAYNES, to be Assistant Secretary of State for International Organization Affairs;

C. ARTHUR BORG, to be Executive Secretary of the Department of State;

CAROL C. LAISE, to remain as Director General of the Foreign Service;

JULIUS L. KATZ, to be retained as Assistant Secretary of State for Economic and Business Affairs;

JOSEPH SAMUEL NYE, JR., to be Deputy to the Under Secretary of State for Security Assistance, Science and Technology; and

MATHEA FALCO, to be Special Assistant to the Secretary for Narcotics Matters.

Jimmy Carter, Department of State Nomination of 10 Persons. Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project https://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/node/243209